## Science and mathematics::Field

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**Field**::**field** Space::canada Point::surname Magazine::physics Electric::within Outdoors::office**Science and mathematics**

- Field (mathematics), type of algebraic structure
- Field (physics), mathematical construct for analysis of remote effects
- Scalar field assignment of a scalar to each point in a mathematical space
- Tensor field assignment of a tensor to each point in a mathematical space
- Vector field assignment of a vector to each point in a mathematical space
- Electric field, term in physics to describe the energy that surrounds electrically charged particles
- Magnetic field, force produced by moving electric charges
- Electromagnetic field, combination of an electric field and magnetic field
- Field (geography), with a definition similar to that of physics but in a different context and using unique models and methods
- Field of sets, a mathematical structure of sets in an abstract space
- Field research or
**fieldwork**, the collection of information outside of a laboratory, library or workplace setting

**Field sections**

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