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  Words related to pole

Related / Similar Words: magnetic pole, terminal, celestial pole, Pole, perch, rod, punt

 

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

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    Hyponyms: barge pole, boom, microphone boom, caber, clothes tree, coat tree, coat stand, mast, ski pole, spar, stilt, negative magnetic pole, negative pole, south-seeking pole, positive pole, positive magnetic pole, north-seeking pole, anode, North Pole, South Pole, north celestial pole, south celestial pole, polack

     

    Entailments: push, force

     

    Part Meronyms: magnet, electrical device, battery, electric battery, furlong

     

    Member Meronyms: Poland, Republic of Poland, Polska

     

    Derivational Morphology: punt, punter

     

    Anagrams: lope, Opel

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: shtagë   Arabic: قطب  
    Dutch: boom and pool   Estonian: poolakas  
    Finnish: napa and puolalainen and seiväs   French: pôle and perche and polonais  
    German: Pol and Stab   Greek: πόλος and Πολωνός and κοντάρι  
    Hungarian: rúd   Icelandic: póll  
    Italian: palo and polacco   Japanese:  
    Malay: galah   Norwegian: polakk  
    Polish: polak and pręt   Portuguese: pólo  
    Romanian: drug   Russian: жердь and полюс  
    Serbian: srg   Slovene: drog  
    Spanish: palo and polaco and polo   Swedish: pol and polack and stav  
    Telugu: గడ కర్ర  
     
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