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Definition of 'afield'


  1. far away from home or one's usual surroundings; "looking afield for new lands to conquer"- R.A.Hall
       Synonyms: abroad
  2. in or into a field (especially a field of battle); "the armies were afield, challenging the enemy's advance"; "unlawful to carry hunting rifles afield until the season opens"
  3. off the subject; beyond the point at issue; "such digressions can lead us too far afield"

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