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level playing field

a state of equality; an equal opportunity.
Origin of level playing field
1980-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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level playing field

a situation in which none of the competing parties has an advantage at the outset of a competitive activity
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level playing field

noun phrase

Equality of opportunity; fair terms on all sides: It's no level playing field if you always get to pick first (1981+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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