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- Rhymes: -æɹɪti
polarity (plural polarities)
- The separation, alignment or orientation of something into two opposed poles.
- Either of the two extremes of such attributes.
- (chemistry) The dipole-dipole intermolecular forces between the slightly positively-charged end of one molecule to the negative end of another or the same molecule.
- (grammar) The grammatical category of the affirmative and the negative.
- (projective geometry) A duality that is an involution, i.e. has order two.
one of two extremes
chemistry: dipole-dipole intermolecular force
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