field block n.
Regional anesthesia produced by diffusion of a local anesthetic solution into the tissues surrounding a surgical field.
- Field boot
noun 1. a close-fitting knee-length boot
- Field capacity
field capacity The maximum amount of water that a soil or rock can hold, as by capillary action, before the water is drawn away by gravity.
noun, Sports. 1. a member of a team taking active part in a game who is authorized to make decisions for the team, especially in regard to planning plays, deciding whether to accept penalties called by an official against the opponents, etc. noun 1. the senior official at an archery meeting, responsible for safety
- Field centre
noun 1. a research centre equipped for field studies, usually located in or near an area of scientific interest