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force field Syllabification: force field

Definition of force field in English:


(Chiefly in science fiction) an invisible barrier of exerted strength or impetus: future land combat vehicles will deflect enemy shells with an electromagnetic force field
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  • Any other position generates an invisible force field, which makes it completely impossible for the hungry victim to pick them up.
  • If John had his way he'd create an invisible force field, making his spot impossible for anyone else to enter.
  • They come this close and no closer to the diver and turn at a certain distance as if encountering an invisible force field.

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