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center fieldA central role in some activity that requires speed.
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center fieldThe defensive position in the outfield in the middle, typically played by a player that can run fast.
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center fieldThe part of a baseball field which is beyond the infield and straight ahead left if you stand on home plate and face the pitcher.
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debris fieldAny area, non-dependent of locale, space, or contour, that contains the debris of wreckage, impact, sinking, or other material that once constituted a complete object. Debris fields can be found at the site of air crashes, water vessel sinking, explosions of buildings, collapses, and other events that render a whole entity into components, pieces, or other non-whole items.
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field dayA day of class taken away from school for a field trip.
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field dayA great time or a great deal to do, at somebody else's expense.
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field dayA great time or a great deal to do.
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field dayA parade day.
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field dayA school day for athletic events; a sports day.
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field dayTop-to-bottom all-hands cleaning.
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left fieldThe defensive position in the outfield to the left.
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left fieldThe part of a baseball field which is beyond the infield and to your left if you stand on home plate and face the pitcher.
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potter's fieldA public place where strangers, paupers, and criminals are buried.
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play the fieldTo date more than one person at the same time.
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take the fieldTo go out onto the playing field.
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come outTo walk onto the field at the beginning of an innings.
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ahead of one's timeShowing characteristics of changes yet to be; present in one's work before later advances in the field; coming earlier than could be generally accepted.
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behind its timeShowing characteristics of the past; present in one's work after later advances in the field; coming later than could be generally accepted.
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bunny hopA ground ball that hops along the field instead of rolling.
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come toTo regard or specify, as narrowing a field of choices by category.
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cutting edgeThe forefront, or position of greatest advancement in some field.
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dismal scienceNickname for economics or for the field of political economy.
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lapsed academicA person formerly employed as a professor or researcher in a university or other institution of higher education, especially one who no longer attempts to remain current in his or her former academic field.
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look-inA quick short pass to a receiver running diagonally toward the center of the field.
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make the cutTo succeed; to be chosen out of a field of candidates or possibilities.
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mover and shakerSomeone who has power and influence in some field or activity.
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on the anvilRefers to anything in the making, being created, or in production, especially in the metalworking field.
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pea patchA baseball field.
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see redTo receive a red card, and be dismissed from the playing field.
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son of soilFarmer who works in field.
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up-and-comerSomeone who is up-and-coming, who has begun to be successful in some field and is likely to become even more successful in the future.
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