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Synonyms for field

Synonyms for field

Synonyms for field

somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected

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the space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it

a particular kind of commercial enterprise

(mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1

all of the horses in a particular horse race

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all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event

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a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found

(computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information

the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)

catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket

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play as a fielder

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answer adequately or successfully

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select (a team or individual player) for a game

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One of the main differences between the Fuchsenbigl field experiments (cropping system plus [sup.
Moreover, given the limitations of tunnel testing to simulate windows installed in human structures, we recommend field experiments with the protocol we report here be used to verify tunnel testing results to qualify for Pilot Credit 55 Bird Collision Deterrence used by the United States Green Building Council (2011) in their Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) used to promote the construction of environmentally friendly structures.
Research in psychology and marketing has long used field experiments in studying charitable giving (for a review, see Weyant 1996).
Nava Ashraf (Harvard University) presented evidence from a field experiment where a scheme providing social recognition, in the form of stars posted on a thermometer displaying female condom sales, incentivized poor hairdressers towards promoting these family planning methods to their customers more cost-effectively than monetary rewards.
Although intraspecific interactions were not observed or quantified to have an effect on catch or escape rates, there was a significant effect of depth on catch rate in our field experiments.
Field experiments are difficult and costly, but they help to integrate and validate these other types of research.
They then did 2 years of field experiments with four irrigation levels, in China, based on crop growth stages.
Topics of the papers include finite field experiments, K3 surfaces of Picard Rank One (which are double covers of the projective plane), Beilinson conjectures in the non-commutative setting, rational curves on cubic hypersurfaces, Abelian varieties over finite fields, global information from computations over finite fields, the geometry of Shimura varieties of the Hodge type over finite fields, Zeta functions over finite fields, de Rham cohomology of varieties over fields of positive characteristics, and homomorphisms of Abelian varieties over finite fields.
The research also includes field experiments at the ISU Nashua Research Experimental Station in northeast Iowa.
But recent field experiments done by other researchers on snowpacks in Canada showed instead that, in general, the size of the crack in the brittle, middle layer required to start an avalanche increased or remained constant as slope angles increased.
Bob had a leading role in the 1986 and 1987 field experiments at Chalk River in which he studied the short-range environmental dispersion and oxidation of a release of tritiated hydrogen to the atmosphere.
As part of the initiative the HSBC Climate Partnership will conduct one of the biggest field experiments on the world's forests to measure change.
Lab and field experiments had shown that plants grow more quickly in the presence of higher-than-normal concentrations of carbon dioxide in the air, says Peter B.
The intriguing finding detoured Pineda's lab group into a new series of lab and field experiments.
The For Scientists section of the website provides links to overviews of the field experiments that EOS conducts, and contains information on what sorts of measurements EOS takes and what types of instruments are used.