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  1. one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a square rod of land Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. propel with a pole; of barges on rivers, for example Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions; "they are at opposite poles" or"they are poles apart" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions; "they are at opposite poles"; "they are poles apart" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. a linear measure of 16.5 feet Wordnet Dictionary DB
  13. support on poles; "pole climbing plants like beans" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  14. propel with a pole; "pole barges on the river"; "We went punting in Cambridge" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  15. A native or inhabitant of Poland; a Polander. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A long, slender piece of wood; a tall, slender piece of timber; the stem of a small tree whose branches have been removed; as, specifically: (a) A carriage pole, a wooden bar extending from the front axle of a carriage between the wheel horses, by which the carriage is guided and held back. (b) A flag pole, a pole on which a flag is supported. (c) A Maypole. See Maypole. (d) A barber's pole, a pole painted in stripes, used as a sign by barbers and hairdressers. (e) A pole on which climbing beans, hops, or other vines, are trained. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To furnish with poles for support; as, to pole beans or hops. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. To convey on poles; as, to pole hay into a barn. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. To impel by a pole or poles, as a boat. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. To stir, as molten glass, with a pole. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. Either extremity of an axis of a sphere; especially, one of the extremities of the earth's axis; as, the north pole. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. A point upon the surface of a sphere equally distant from every part of the circumference of a great circle; or the point in which a diameter of the sphere perpendicular to the plane of such circle meets the surface. Such a point is called the pole of that circle; as, the pole of the horizon; the pole of the ecliptic; the pole of a given meridian. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. One of the opposite or contrasted parts or directions in which a polar force is manifested; a point of maximum intensity of a force which has two such points, or which has polarity; as, the poles of a magnet; the north pole of a needle. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. The firmament; the sky. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. See Polarity, and Polar, n. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. A measuring stick; also, a measure of length equal to 5 yards, or a square measure equal to 30 square yards; a rod; a perch. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. A long staff; as, a flagpole; a measure equal to five and a half yards; one of the two ends of the axis of the earth; one of the two opposite points in a magnet. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  28. To push with a long road or staff. - Pole, a native of Poland. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  29. 1. One of the two points at the extremity of the axis of any body. 2. One of the two points on a sphere at the greatest distance from the equator. 3. One of the two points in a magnet or an electric battery or cell having the extremes of opposite properties, as of attraction or repulsion. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  30. That on which anything turns, as a pivot or axis: one of the ends of the axis of a sphere, esp. of the earth: (physics) one of the two points of a body in which the attractive or repulsive energy is concentrated, as a magnet. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  31. A pale or pile: a long piece of wood: an instrument for measuring: a measure of length, 5 1/2 yards; in square measure, 80 1/4 yards. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. A native of Poland. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  33. A long rod or shaft of wood; measure of 5½ linear yards. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  34. Extremity of an axis. esp. of the earth; end of a magnet. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  35. Polar. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  36. A long slender piece of wood or metal; a rod. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  37. An extremity of the axis of a sphere. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  38. One of two points, as of a magnet, at which opposite qualities are concentrated. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  39. One of the Slavic people inhabiting Poland. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  40. A long slender piece of wood; a rod or perch; a measure of length of 5 1/2 yards; an instrument for measuring. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  41. One of the extremities of the axis on which the sphere of the heavens or the earth revolves; the star which is vertical to the pole of the earth; the pole-star; one of the two points in a body where the attractive or the repellant force is concentrated. Magnetic pole, one of the points in a magnet corresponding to the poles of the earth, the one pointing north and the other south; the place on the surface of the earth where the needle points vertically. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  42. To furnish with poles for support: to bear or convey on poles; to impel by poles, as a boat. Under bare poles, with the sails all furled. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  43. The extremities of the eath's axis; the extreme points of the axis on which the celestial sphere revolves; in geom. and astron., the extremities of an axis of rotaion of a pshere or spehroid; in spherics, the extremities of the straight line perpendicular to the plane of the circle, and passing through ints centre; the two points in a magnet in which the power seems to be cihefly concentrated. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  44. A long, slender, piece of wood; a ong staff; a measure of length, 16 1/2 feet or 1/4 chain; in land-measure, 30 1/3 sqare yards; a mast. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  45. A measure of length, equal to five yards and a half. POLICE 909 POLICY thelawdictionary.org
  46. p[=o]l, n. that on which anything turns, as a pivot or axis: one of the ends of the axis of a sphere, esp. of the earth: (physics) one of the two points of a body in which the attractive or repulsive energy is concentrated, as in a magnet: (geom.) a point from which a pencil of rays radiates (see POLAR).--n. POLE'-STAR, a star at or near the pole of the heavens: a guide or director.--POLES OF THE HEAVENS, the two points in the heavens opposite to the poles of the earth--called also Celestial poles. [Fr.,--L. polus--Gr. polos--pelein, to be in motion.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  47. p[=o]l, n. a pale or pile: a long piece of wood: an instrument for measuring: a measure of length, 5½ yards: in square measure, 30¼ yards.--v.t. to push or stir with a pole.--v.i. to use a pole.--adj. POLE'-CLIPT (Shak.), hedged in with poles.--UNDER BARE POLES, with all sails furled. [A.S. pál (Ger. pfahl)--L. palus, a stake.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  48. p[=o]l, n. a native of Poland. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  49. [Greek] The terminal points of the principal axis of a body; of a fetus its cephalic and pelvic extremities (Cephalic p., Pelvic p.); of the crystalline lens, the extremities, front and rear, of its antero-posterior axis (Anterior p., Posterior p.); of a magnet, the two points which are directed respectively north and south (North p., South p.); of a galvanic apparatus, the electrodes or other conducting apparatus connected with its elements, including the Positive p, connected with the electro-negative element (carbon, copper, or platinum) , and Negative p., connected with the electro-positive element. na
  50. Long slender rounded tapering piece of wood or (rarely) metal esp. as support for tent, telegraph wires, &c.; wooden shaft fitted to fore-carriage of vehicle& attached to yokes or collars of the horses &c.; (as measure) rod, perch, 51/2 yds.; p.-jumping (with help of p. held in hands); (v.t.) furnish with pp., push, move, (off &c.) with p. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  51. North, South, p., the two points in the celestial sphere about which the stars appear to revolve, (also) N. & S. extremities of earth\'s axis; (Geom.) pp. of a circle of a sphere, the two points in which axis of that circle cuts surface of sphere, (also) fixed point to which others are referred; each of the two opposite points on surface of magnet at which magnetic forces are manifested; each of two terminal points (positive, negative, p.) of electric cell, battery, &c.; (Biol.) extremity of main axis of any spherical or oval organ; (fig.) each of two opposed principles &c.; p.-star, a star of Ursa Minor, now about 1 10/4 distant from N. pole of heavens, (fig.) thing serving as guide, lodestar, centre of attraction. Hence poleward a., poleward (S) adv. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  52. Native of Poland. [German] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  53. under bare pp. (naut.), with no sail set. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  54. The extremity of any axis around which a body or the forces acting on it are more or less symmetrically disposed. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  55. [L.] (Astron.) One of the points vertically over the poles of the earth, round which the great sphere seems to revolve. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  56. [L.] (Geog.) One of the points in which the axis of rotation meets the surface of the earth. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  57. [L.] (Geom.) One of the extremities of the diameter drawn at right angles to the plane of a circle on a sphere (also vide Radius-vector). Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  58. [L.] (Phys.) One of the opposite points in which a polar force is exerted ; as the poles of a battery, of a magnet, etc. (For Magnetic P., vide Magnetic battery.) Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  59. [L.] Of the face of a crystal, the endof that radius of the sphere of projection which is drawn at right angles to the face. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  60. n. [Anglo-Saxon, Dutch, Latin] A long, slender piece of wood, or the stem of a small tree deprived of its branches—often used in composition;—a measure of length of 51 yards, or a square measure of 301 square yards; a rod; a perch;—a long pole painted spirally with white and red, and used as the sign of a barber's shop. Cabinet Dictionary
  61. n. [Latin, Greek] One of the extremities of an axis on which a sphere revolves;—especially, one of the extremities of the earth's axis;—a point on the surface of a sphere equally distant from every part of the circumference of a great circle;—a point of maximum intensity of a force which has two such points, or which has polarity;—the heavens; the sky. Cabinet Dictionary
  62. n. A native or inhabitant of Poland—formerly Polander and Polack. Cabinet Dictionary

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