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battlefield

noun bat·tle·field \ˈba-təl-ˌfēld\

: a place where a battle is fought

: an area of conflict or disagreement

Full Definition of BATTLEFIELD

1
:  a place where a battle is fought
2
:  an area of conflict

Examples of BATTLEFIELD

  1. Hundreds of dead soldiers lay on the battlefield.
  2. <wounded soldiers being carried off the battlefield>

First Known Use of BATTLEFIELD

1769

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BATTLEFIELD Defined for Kids

battlefield

noun bat·tle·field \ˈba-təl-ˌfēld\

Definition of BATTLEFIELD for Kids

:  a place where a military battle is fought or was once fought

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