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field work

n
1. an investigation or search for material, data, etc, made in the field as opposed to the classroom, laboratory, or official headquarters
field worker n
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Noun1.field work - an investigation carried out in the field rather than in a laboratory or headquarters
research - systematic investigation to establish facts
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Yes, truly I loved autumn-tide--the late autumn when the crops are garnered, and field work is ended, and the evening gatherings in the huts have begun, and everyone is awaiting winter.
ll 493-501) Pass by the smithy and its crowded lounge in winter time when the cold keeps men from field work, -- for then an industrious man can greatly prosper his house -- lest bitter winter catch you helpless and poor and you chafe a swollen foot with a shrunk hand.
The faultily constructed plowshares in use in some parts of France were unknown here, the hoe sufficed for the little field work that they did.
February 21, 2018 in the department of the agro-industrial complex and the consumer market of the Yaroslavl region, a meeting of the operational headquarters for carrying out spring field work and planned involvement of unused agricultural lands in 2018 took place.
According to him, 85-90% of the existing agricultural machinery is expected to be used in the spring field work.
The fourteen chapters that make up the main body of the text are organized in four parts devoted to understanding field work contexts, the design and structure of effective field work, transforming the desire to help into professional competence, and dealing with the impacts of field work on the social worker.
Camera traps have become a valuable addition to the techniques used in fauna survey and a regular part of field work.
The general president said that this diploma aims at qualifying new field members to practice field work in the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice after providing them with the information they need for field work, stressing that this diploma will be a prerequisite for fieldwork.
The field work for the first phase of the project has already begun last March and survey teams are visiting industrial establishments to collect data and check the actual situation at each factory.
Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan have completed the field work on demarcation of the borders, said Foreign Minister of Kyrgyzstan Erlan Abdyldayev at the meeting of the Committee on Foreign Affairs on February 16.
The 2014 summer field work employed approximately 250 people.
N, and carried out field work it started on Tuesday.