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[mid-feeld, -feeld] /ˈmɪdˌfild, -ˈfild/
the middle area of a sports field, especially the area midway between the two goals.
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  • Today's game began soberly, too, with a group prayer at midfield.
  • He would have been stopped much sooner were it not for a moment at midfield.
  • The apartment is located beneath the downwind leg flight path on the east side of the airport approximately midfield.
  • The camera is mounted on a light pole located midfield at the fuel island on the west side of the aircraft parking ramp.
  • Tow planes and gliders allowed midfield takeoffs on turf glider runway.
  • After the midfield point it still would not lift off.
  • Keep pattern tight and plan landing to turn off at midfield taxiway.
British Dictionary definitions for midfield


  1. the general area between the two opposing defences
  2. (as modifier): a midfield player
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