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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin polāris

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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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CatalanEdit

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polar (masculine and feminine plural polars)

  1. polar

FrenchEdit

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From policier +‎ -ard.

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polar m (plural polars)

  1. (informal) detective novel

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GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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polar m, f (plural polares)

  1. polar

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GermanEdit

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polar (not comparable)

  1. polar

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the noun pol

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

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

  1. polar

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the noun pol

AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. polar
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

polar m

  1. indefinite plural of pol

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin polāris, Italian polare and French polaire.

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polar m, n (feminine singular polară, masculine plural polari, feminine and neuter plural polare)

  1. polar

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /poˈlaɾ/
  • Hyphenation: po‧lar

AdjectiveEdit

polar (plural polares)

  1. polar