polar

(Learning Modules / Chemistry / Polymers) When one end of a bond or molecule becomes slightly negative and the other end slightly positive.

polar

[adj] - located at or near or coming from the earth`s poles 2. [adj] - of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles 3. [adj] - having a pair of equal and opposite charges
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Polar

• (a.) Of or pertaining to one of the poles of the earth, or of a sphere; situated near, or proceeding from, one of the poles; as, polar regions; polar seas; polar winds. • (a.) Pertaining to, reckoned from, or having a common radiating point; as, polar coordinates. • (a.) Of or pertaining to the magnetic pole, or to the point to whi...
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polar

adjective 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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Polar

[cataclysmic variable star] A Polar (also AM Herculis Star) is a type of cataclysmic variable binary star system with a very strong magnetic field. In most cataclysmic variable stars, matter from a main-sequence companion star is gravitationally stripped by a white dwarf star in the form of an accretion disk. In polar systems, the magnetic ...
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Polar

[musician] Polar, or K, is Kjetil Dale Sagstad, a Norwegian electronic music artist. He is originally from Meland in Norway, and grew up with his former musical partner Teebee. Together he started Subtitles Recordings, which Teebee now runs by himself. He currently lives in Bergen. Labels: Certificate 18, Subtitles Recordings, Breakbeat Sci...
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Polar

[satellite] The Global Geospace Science (GGS) Polar Satellite was a NASA science spacecraft designed to study the polar magnetosphere and aurora. It was launched into orbit in February 1996, and continued operations until the program was terminated in April 2008. The spacecraft remains in orbit, though it is now inactive. Polar is the siste...
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Polar

[TV channel] Ciné Polar is a French television channel owned by AB Groupe. The channel was originally only available on AB Sat and as an option on CanalSat, but is now available through a cinema contract with AB, on cable, on ADSL, and on digital television packages. Change in cinema package : At the same time as this was taking place, the...
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Polar

Po'lar adjective [ Confer French polaire . See Pole of the earth.] 1. Of or pertaining to one of the poles of the earth, or of a sphere; situated near, or proceeding from, one of the poles; as, polar regions; polar seas; polar winds. 2. Of or pertai...
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Polar

Po'lar noun (Conic Sections) The right line drawn through the two points of contact of the two tangents drawn from a given point to a given conic section. The given point is called the pole of the line. If the given point lies within the curve so that the two tangents become imaginary, there...
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Polar

An Earth-observing satellite that, together with its sister spacecraft Wind, are NASA`s contribution to the International Solar Terrestrial Program (ISTP), an international effort to quantify the effects of solar energy on Earth`s magnetic field. Polar is designed to measure the entry, energization,...
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polar

At one end or pole of the cell (e.g., a flagellum, spore inclusion, germ tube, etc.).
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polar

Describes a feature or phenomenon occuring at the end (pole) of an object (such as a planet) or organism (such as an amoeba). ... <chemistry> Describes a molecular that has a permanent electric dipole. ... See: polar group. ... Compare: nonpolar, nonpolar groups. ... (12 Mar 1998) ...
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Polar

Of the area around the poles.
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Polar

Of the areas around the poles.
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Polar

Some molecules, such as water, have areas of both positive charge and negative charge. Such molecules are said to be polar due to their unequal distribution of electrons.
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polar

Type: Term Pronunciation: pō′lăr Definitions: 1. Relating to a pole. 2. Having poles, said of certain nerve cells having one or more processes.
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