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pole

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noun \ˈpōl\

Medical Definition of pole

  1. 1a:  either of the two terminals of an electric cell, battery, generator, or motorb:  one of two or more regions in a magnetized body at which the magnetic flux density is concentrated

  2. 2:  either of two morphologically or physiologically differentiated areas at opposite ends of an axis in an organism, organ, or cell—see animal pole, vegetal pole




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