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Related / Similar Words: pivotal, arctic, frigid, gelid, glacial, icy, diametric, diametrical, opposite

 

Definition:
  • having a pair of equal and opposite charges;
  • 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";
  • extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather";
  • 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";
  • of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles; "polar regions";
  • 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";

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