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FIELD SYSTEM

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An area of land, often enclosed, used for cultivation or the grazing of livestock. Includes both single enclosures and more complex groups of fields.

Field (Non-Preferred) | Strip Field (Non-Preferred)

Related Terms

Term Note
AGRICULTURAL LANDSCAPE A landscape containing primarily agricultural development and buildings.
CLEARANCE CAIRN An irregularly constructed, generally unstructured, mound of stones. Often, but not necessarily, circular. Normally a byproduct of field clearance for agricultural purposes.
PIT ALIGNMENT A single line, or pair of roughly parallel lines, of pits set at intervals along a common axis or series of axes. The pits are not thought to have held posts.

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