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monopole

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noun mono·pole \ˈmä-nə-ˌpōl\

Definition of monopole

  1. 1 :  a single positive or negative electric charge; also :  a hypothetical north or south magnetic pole existing alone

  2. 2 :  a radio antenna consisting of a single often straight element



1937

First Known Use of monopole

1937


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