Definition of brownfield adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbraʊnfiːld//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbraʊnfiːld//
[only before noun] Construction
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used to describe an area of land in a city that was used by industry or for offices in the past and that may now be cleared for new building development a brownfield site See related entries: Construction
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: brownfield