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noun [countable] battlefield pronunciation in British English /ˈbæt(ə)lˌfiːld/
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or battleground battlefield pronunciation in British English /ˈbæt(ə)lˌɡraʊnd/

  1. 2
    a situation in which people disagree and cause problems for each other

    Life at home was something of a battlefield.


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