polar

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin polāris

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Adjective[edit]

polar ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of, relating to, measured from, or referred to a geographic pole (the North Pole or South Pole).
  2. (space sciences) Of an orbit that passes over, or near, one of these poles.
  3. (chemistry) Having a dipole; ionic.
  4. (mathematics) Of a coordinate system, specifying the location of a point in a plane by using a radius and an angle.
  5. (linguistics, of a question) Having but two possible answers, yes and no.

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

polar m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural polars)

  1. polar

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From policier +‎ -ard.

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Noun[edit]

polar m ‎(plural polars)

  1. (informal) detective novel

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

polar m, f (plural polares)

  1. polar

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

polar ‎(not comparable)

  1. polar

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the noun pol

Adjective[edit]

polar ‎(neuter singular polart, definite singular and plural polare)

  1. polar

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the noun pol

Adjective[edit]

polar ‎(neuter singular polart, definite singular and plural polare)

  1. polar
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

polar m

  1. indefinite plural of pol

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

polar m, n, (f: polară)

  1. polar

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

polar m, f ‎(plural polares)

  1. polar