FIELD — ТЛУМАЧЕННЯ

field

A particular kind of commercial enterprise. Приклади
  • They are outstanding in their field.
A place where planes take off and land.
The area that is visible (as through an optical instrument).
A branch of knowledge. Приклади
  • In what discipline is his doctorate?
  • Teachers should be well trained in their subject.
  • Anthropology is the study of human beings.
All the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event.
All of the horses in a particular horse race.
(mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1. Приклади
  • The set of all rational numbers is a field.
(computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information.
A region where a battle is being (or has been) fought. Приклади
  • They made a tour of Civil War battlefields.
A region in which active military operations are in progress. Приклади
  • The army was in the field awaiting action.
  • He served in the Vietnam theater for three years.
Somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected. Приклади
  • Anthropologists do much of their work in the field.
A piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed. Приклади
  • He planted a field of wheat.
A piece of land prepared for playing a game. Приклади
  • The home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field.
A geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found. Приклади
  • The diamond fields of South Africa.
Extensive tract of level open land. Приклади
  • They emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain.
  • He longed for the fields of his youth.
The space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it.
A particular environment or walk of life. Приклади
  • His social sphere is limited.
  • It was a closed area of employment.
  • He's out of my orbit.
Select (a team or individual player) for a game. Приклади
  • The Patriots fielded a young new quarterback for the Rose Bowl.
Answer adequately or successfully. Приклади
  • The lawyer fielded all questions from the press.
Play as a fielder.
Catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket.
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