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Overview of adj polar

The adj polar has 6 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) polar

(having a pair of equal and opposite charges)

2. (1) diametric, diametrical, opposite, polar

(characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed; "in diametric contradiction to his claims"; "diametrical (or opposite) points of view"; "opposite meanings"; "extreme and indefensible polar positions")

3. polar

(located at or near or coming from the earth's poles; "polar diameter"; "polar zone"; "a polar air mass"; "Antarctica is the only polar continent")

4. polar

(of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles; "polar regions")

5. arctic, frigid, gelid, glacial, icy, polar

(extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather")

6. pivotal, polar

(being of crucial importance; "a pivotal event"; "Its pivotal location has also exposed it to periodic invasions"- Henry Kissinger; "the polar events of this study"; "a polar principal") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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