monopole

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Middle French monopole or its etymon the Late Latin monopōlium (a monopoly).

Noun[edit]

monopole (plural monopoles)

  1. An appellation owned by a single winery.

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Etymology 2[edit]

mono- +‎ pole.

Noun[edit]

monopole (plural monopoles)

  1. (physics) A magnetic monopole.
  2. A monopole antenna.
  3. An electrical power transmission line having one direct-current conductor and a ground (earth) connection.
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References[edit]

  • monopole³” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd Ed.; 1989]

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

monopole m (plural monopoles)

  1. monopoly

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