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Meaning of FIELDWORK

Pronunciation:  'feeld`wurk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a temporary fortification built by troops in the field
 

FIELDWORK is a 9 letter word that starts with F.

 

 See Also: fortification, munition

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Field"work`\, n. (Mil.)
Any temporary fortification thrown up by an army in the
field; -- commonly in the plural.

      All works which do not come under the head of permanent
      fortification are called fieldworks.     --Wilhelm.

 
Glossary
 
 Definition: the firsthand observation of human societies.
 

 

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