heteropolar

adjective het·ero·polar \¦hetərō+\

Definition of heteropolar

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or having unlike poles heteropolar systems

  2. 2 :  polar 5b ionic —used especially of chemical bonds or of crystals —distinguished from homopolar

heteropolarity

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Origin and Etymology of heteropolar

International Scientific Vocabulary heter- + polar


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