noun, U.S. Army.
ration issued and authorized for troops in the field.
- Field research
noun any study conducted in person, in a natural setting outside of a laboratory, possibly through interviews
[feeldz] /fildz/ noun 1. W. C (William Claude Dukenfield) 1880–1946, U.S. vaudeville and motion-picture comedian. 2. Dorothy, 1905–74, U.S. librettist and lyricist. [feeld] /fild/ noun 1. an expanse of open or cleared ground, especially a piece of land suitable or used for pasture or tillage. 2. Sports. 3. Baseball. 4. a sphere of activity, interest, […]
- Field servoid
jargon, abuse /fee’ld ser’voyd/ A play on “android”, a derogatory term for a representative of a field service organisation (see field circus), suggesting an unintelligent rule-driven approach to servicing computer hardware. [Jargon File] (2003-02-03)
[feeldz-muh n] /ˈfildz mən/ noun, plural fieldsmen. British. 1. a fielder in cricket. /ˈfiːldzmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. (cricket) another name for fielder