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    pole - Dictionary definition and meaning for word pole

    Definition
    (noun) a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic Definition
    (noun) a native or inhabitant of Poland Definition
    (noun) one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions
    Example Sentence
    • they are at opposite poles
    • they are poles apart
    Definition
    (noun) a linear measure of 16.5 feet
    Synonyms : perch , rod
    Definition
    (noun) a square rod of land
    Synonyms : perch , rod
    Definition
    (noun) one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere
    Synonyms : celestial pole
    Definition
    (noun) one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface Definition
    (noun) a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
    Synonyms : terminal
    Definition
    (noun) a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting Definition
    (noun) one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
    Synonyms : magnetic pole
    Definition
    (verb) propel with a pole
    Synonyms : punt
    Example Sentence
    • pole barges on the river
    • We went punting in Cambridge
    Definition
    (verb) support on poles
    Example Sentence
    • pole climbing plants like beans
    Definition
    (verb) deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole
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