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midfield

[mid-feeld, -feeld] /ˈmɪdˌfild, -ˈfild/
noun
1.
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.
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  • Tow planes and gliders allowed midfield takeoffs on turf glider runway.
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British Dictionary definitions for midfield

midfield

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