This page is about the collocation level playing-field
collocation pattern: adjective + noun
a situation that's fair for everyone, or in which everyone has the same opportunities
- State-funded education helps to create a more level playing-field for our children.
- The jobs market isn't a level playing-field as long as people with connections have a better chance of finding work.
Also "level playing field". This collocation is figurative, not literal.
Companies aren't competing on a level playing-field if
Contributor: Matt Errey