noun see fieldwork

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  • field worker — /ˈfild wɜkə/ (say feeld werkuh) noun 1. someone who collects data for analysis and investigation, working at a location away from the laboratory, office, etc. 2. Also, field officer. someone who works in community welfare or a related area, whose …   Australian English dictionary

  • field-worker — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Field service management — (FSM), also known as Field Force Automation (FFA), is an attempt to optimize processes and information needed by companies who send technicians or staff into the field (or out of the office.) Optimization is difficult, since it involves… …   Wikipedia

  • field — [[t]fi͟ːld[/t]] ♦♦ fields, fielding, fielded 1) N COUNT A field is an area of grass, for example in a park or on a farm. A field is also an area of land on which a crop is grown. ...a field of wheat... They went for walks together in the fields.… …   English dictionary

  • field officer — /ˈfild ɒfəsə/ (say feeld ofuhsuh) noun 1. a military officer of the middle rank, as a major or colonel. 2. → field worker …   Australian English dictionary

  • worker — work‧er [ˈwɜːkə ǁ ˈwɜːrkər] noun [countable] HUMAN RESOURCES one of the people who work for an organization or business, and are below the level of manager: • There are new health and safety regulations for factory workers. • Many office workers… …   Financial and business terms

  • field — [fēld] n. [ME feld < OE, akin to Ger feld, Du veld < IE * pelt < base * pele , * pla , flat and broad > L planus, plane, Gr palamē, flat hand] 1. a wide stretch of open land; plain 2. a piece of cleared land, set off or enclosed, for… …   English World dictionary

  • Field Flowers Goe — (1832–25 June 1910) was an Anglican Bishop of Melbourne. Early lifeGoe was the son of Field Flowers Goe, solicitor. He was born in 1832 at Louth, Lincolnshire, England. He was educated at the grammar school at Louth and Hertford College, Oxford… …   Wikipedia

  • field hand — field′ hand n. an outdoor worker on a farm or plantation …   From formal English to slang

  • worker — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. laborer, workman; artisan, craftsman; operator, doer, performer; journeyman, yeoman; Trojan; drudge; mechanic; toiler, moiler. See exertion. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. operator, mechanic, machinist,… …   English dictionary for students

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