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1. A field for games such as football and soccer, especially when marked according to specified dimensions according to the game's rules.
2. The conditions or circumstances in which competition takes place: a level playing field for all candidates.
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(General Sporting Terms) chiefly Brit a field or open space used for sport
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an expanse of level ground, as in a park or stadium, where athletic events are held.
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|Noun||1.||playing field - the circumstances under which competition occurs; "the government's objective is to insure a genuinely level playing field for American industry and commerce in Europe"|
circumstance - a condition that accompanies or influences some event or activity
|2.||playing field - a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"|
court - a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played; "players had to reserve a court in advance"
palaestra, palestra - a public place in ancient Greece or Rome devoted to the training of wrestlers and other athletes
bowling green - a field of closely mowed turf for playing bowls
midfield - (sports) the middle part of a playing field (as in football or lacrosse)
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playing fieldn → campo sportivo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
playing field→ مَلْعَبٌ رِيَاضِيّ hřiště sportsplads Spielfeld χώρος παιχνιδιού campo de juego pelikenttä terrain de jeu sportski teren campo da gioco グラウンド 경기장 speelveld idrettsplass boisko sportowe campo de jogos площадка для игр idrottsplan สนามกีฬา oyun alanı sân chơi 运动场
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