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recreation ground

n
(Human Geography) an open space for public recreation, esp one in a town, with swings and slides, etc, for children. Often (informal) shortened to: rec
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Translations
مَوقِع إسْتِجْمام
hřiště pro hry
sportsplads
leiksvæîi

recreation ground

nFreizeitgelände nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

recreation ground

ncampo m giochi inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

recreation

(rekriˈeiʃən) noun
(a) pleasant activity which one enjoys doing in one's spare time (eg a sport, hobby). I have little time for recreation; amusements and recreations.
ˌrecreˈational adjective
recreation ground
a piece of land for playing sports, games etc on.
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References in periodicals archive ?
The travellers are believed to have arrived at Wheatsheaf Recreation Ground on Tuesday evening (August 7) and remained at the site on Wednesday morning (August 8).
Travellers who have set up camp on a Reading recreation ground for six days will be moved by police today.
Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Councilbosses have been forced to close the play area at Tomkinson Road recreation ground.
In the past week, travellers have also pitched up at Babbs Mill Park in Solihull, Gospel Lane Skatepark in Acocks Green and Glebe Farm Recreation Ground in Hodge Hill.
The Recreation Ground on Gotham Road was seriously affected and access to it from the main road was impossible.
The improvement works to the recreation ground off Daisy Lea Lane was carried out by Kirklees Council and done in two phases.
POLICE have broken up a fight at a recreation ground involving up to 25 youths armed with baseball bats and knives.
The Shots will be expecting one of the biggest crowds of the season at the Recreation Ground for the visit of Tranmere today.
CROWDS gathered for the unveiling of a stone marking the successful end of a community's battle to save a city recreation ground from development.
RE the article 'Heart donor helps build BMX dream' (16.7.12), on what grounds (no pun intended) did the council decide in the first place that the Eston Recreation Ground needs a BMX track?
AN eviction notice has been issued to travellers who have set up an illegal camp on a Nuneaton recreation ground.

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