upfield

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upfield (comparative more upfield, superlative most upfield)

  1. (sports) Away from the defending team's end of the playing field
  2. (chemistry) Describing an NMR resonance at a lower frequency to that of a reference signal

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upfield (comparative more upfield, superlative most upfield)

  1. (sports) Away from the defending team's end of the playing field
    • 2011 October 23, Tom Fordyce, “2011 Rugby World Cup final: New Zealand 8-7 France”, BBC Sport:
      The All Blacks drove upfield, using up the remaining moments, and when Joubert blew for another French infringement, the biggest party in New Zealand's history was under way.