somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected
- "anthropologists do much of their work in the field"
the space around a body within which it can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it
- "magnetic field"
a particular kind of commercial enterprise
- "they are outstanding in their field"
- gebit [ hantverk ]
a region in which military operations are in progress
- "the army was in the field awaiting action"
(horse racing) all of the horses in a particular race; all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event
a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found
- "the diamond fields of South Africa"