Pronunciation: (in'fēld"), [key]
a. the diamond.
b. the positions played by the first baseman, second baseman, third baseman, and shortstop, taken collectively.
c. the infielders considered as a group (contrasted with outfield).
2. Track, Horse Racing.the area enclosed by a track.
a. the part of the land of a farm nearest the farmhouse.
b. land regularly tilled. Cf. outfield (def. 3).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.