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downfield

Line breaks: down|field
Pronunciation: /daʊnˈfiːld
 
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Definition of downfield in English:

adverb

1North American another term for upfield (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • A few minutes later, Gloucester launch a huge kick downfield.
  • The final pass was intercepted and swept downfield for him to apply the finish, a chance at one end, a goal at the other within seconds.
  • It was a lateral that was supposed to set up a pass downfield.
2 Physics In a direction corresponding to decreasing field strength.
Example sentences
  • The center of the proton multiplet is about 0.12 ppm downfield from the center of the terminal proton multiplet in diborane.

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