field

  • 1 Field — (f[=e]ld), n. [OE. feld, fild, AS. feld; akin to D. veld, G. feld, Sw. f[ a]lt, Dan. felt, Icel. fold field of grass, AS. folde earth, land, ground, OS. folda.] 1. Cleared land; land suitable for tillage or pasture; cultivated ground; the open… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • 3 Field — or fields may refer to: * Field (agriculture), an area of land used to cultivate crops for agricultural purposes * Field of study, a branch of knowledge * Playing field, in sports, the area in which the sport is played * Visual field or field of… …

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  • 4 Field — (engl. Begriff für Feld) bezeichnet: einen Ausdruck aus der Fernsehtechnik, siehe Halbbild einen Ausdruck aus der Datenbanktechnik, siehe SQL Field ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Albert Field (1910–1990), australischer Politiker Anthony …

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  • 5 field — [fēld] n. [ME feld < OE, akin to Ger feld, Du veld < IE * pelt < base * pele , * pla , flat and broad > L planus, plane, Gr palamē, flat hand] 1. a wide stretch of open land; plain 2. a piece of cleared land, set off or enclosed, for… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 field — ► NOUN 1) an area of open land, especially one planted with crops or pasture. 2) a piece of land used for a sport or game. 3) a subject of study or sphere of activity. 4) a region or space with a particular property: a magnetic field. 5) a space… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 field — field, domain, province, sphere, territory, bailiwick are comparable when they denote the limits in which a person, an institution, or a department of knowledge, of art, or of human endeavor appropriately or necessarily confines his or its… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 Field's — is the biggest shopping centre in Denmark and the largest in Scandinavia.It is located in Ørestad, Copenhagen, close to the E20 motorway and Ørestad station on the Copenhagen Metro. It takes 10 minutes from Ørestad station to the city centre (Kgs …

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  • 9 field — [n1] open land that can be cultivated acreage, cropland, enclosure, farmland, garden, glebe, grassland, green, ground, lea, mead, meadow, moorland, pasture, patch, plot, ranchland, range, terrain, territory, tillage, tract, vineyard; concepts 509 …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 Field — Field, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fielded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fielding}.] 1. To take the field. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. (Ball Playing) To stand out in the field, ready to catch, stop, or throw the ball. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Field — Field, v. t. (Ball Playing) To catch, stop, throw, etc. (the ball), as a fielder. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Field — (spr. fīld), 1) John, Klavierspieler und Komponist, geb. 26. Juli 1782 in Dublin, gest. 11. Jan. 1837 in Moskau, siedelte als Kind mit seinen Eltern nach London über, wo er Clementis Unterricht genoß. Er begleitete Clementi auf seinen Reisen und… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 13 field — FILD/ s. n. platou în zona muntoasă a Scandinaviei, rest al peneplenei terţiare, modelat de gheaţă. (< engl. field) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …

    Dicționar Român

  • 14 field — In the meaning ‘an area of operation or activity, a subject of study’, field tends to be overused, and it is advisable to be aware of available synonyms. The most commonly needed are (for fields of study) sphere, subject, area, discipline, domain …

    Modern English usage

  • 15 Field — Field, John, geb. 1782 in Dublin, Klaviervirtuos, Schüler von Clementi, welcher ihn mit auf seine Kunstreisen durch Frankreich, Deutschland u. Rußland nahm. Als Clementi in Petersburg abreiste, blieb F. dort u. machte mit seinen Concerten… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 Field — Field, Cyrus West, Kaufmann, geb. 30. Nov. 1819 zu Stockbridge in Massachusetts, bis 1853 Chef eines Handlungshauses in Neuyork, widmete seitdem seine ganze Tätigkeit der Legung des ersten Telegraphenkabels zwischen Europa und Amerika, die erst… …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 17 Field [2] — Field, John, engl. Klaviervirtuos und Komponist, geb. 26. Juli 1782 zu Dublin, Schüler Clementis, lebte seit 1802 in Rußland, gest. 11. Jan. 1837 zu Moskau; bes. berühmt durch seine Notturnos …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 18 Field — Field, John, geb. 1782 zu Dublin, gest. 1837 in Moskau, Claviervirtuos, componirte Exercices, Variationen auf engl. u. russ. Volkslieder, 16 Nocturnen und 7 Concerte …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 19 field — index area (province), bailiwick, calling, capacity (sphere), career, circuit, coverage ( …

    Law dictionary

  • 20 field H — of Forel one of the fields of Forel, lying medial to the subthalamic nucleus, immediately rostral to the red nucleus; it is a large area in which pallidofugal, dentatothalamic, and rubrothalamic fibers and associated nuclei merge, uniting fields… …

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