Definition of field hockey in English:

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field hockey

Pronunciation: /ˈfēl(d) ˈˌhäkē/


A game played between two teams of eleven players who use hooked sticks to drive a small hard ball toward goals at opposite ends of a field.
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  • This site is dedicated to the promotion of field hockey in Western United States and Canada.
  • Field hockey is played by more than 3 million people around the world, on all 5 continents.

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Syllabification: field hock·ey

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