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Definition of Poles

pole
Rod Rod, n. [The same word as rood. See Rood.] 1. A straight and slender stick; a wand; hence, any slender bar, as of wood or metal (applied to various purposes). Specifically: (a) An instrument of punishment or correction; figuratively, chastisement. He that spareth his rod hateth his son. --Prov. xiii. 24. (b) A kind of sceptor, or badge of office; hence, figuratively, power; authority; tyranny; oppression. ``The rod, and bird of peace.' --Shak. (c) A support for a fishing line; a fish pole. --Gay. (d) (Mach. & Structure) A member used in tension, as for sustaining a suspended weight, or in tension and compression, as for transmitting reciprocating motion, etc.; a connecting bar. (e) An instrument for measuring. 2. A measure of length containing sixteen and a half feet; -- called also perch, and pole. Black rod. See in the Vocabulary. Rods and cones (Anat.), the elongated cells or elements of the sensory layer of the retina, some of which are cylindrical, others somewhat conical.
Pole
Pole Pole, n. [Cf. G. Pole a Pole, Polen Poland.] A native or inhabitant of Poland; a Polander.
Pole
Pole Pole, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Poled; p. pr. & vb. n. Poling.] 1. To furnish with poles for support; as, to pole beans or hops. 2. To convey on poles; as, to pole hay into a barn. 3. To impel by a pole or poles, as a boat. 4. To stir, as molten glass, with a pole.

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- overhead on utility poles as an inexpensive way to keep them insulated from the ground and out of the way of people and vehicles. Utility poles can be made of...
- Totem poles (Gyáa'aang in the Haida language) are monumental carvings, a type of Northwest Coast art, consisting of poles, posts or pillars, carved with...
- look for the poles and miss much of the rest, the name is simply too distracting." The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) purchased Blue Poles in 1973 for...
- the orbit of other planets Poles of astronomical bodies, concepts analogous to the Earth's geographic and magnetic poles on other planets and Solar System...
- one circuit per day (strictly, per sidereal day). The celestial poles are also the poles of the celestial equatorial coordinate system, meaning they have...
- politics Arctic Council Biome Celestial pole Ecliptic pole Inuit Cir****polar Council North Pole, Alaska Polaris Poles of astronomical bodies Willem Barentsz...
- orbital poles are similar in concept to celestial poles, but are based on the body's orbit instead of its equator. The north orbital pole of a revolving...
- Trekking poles (also known as hiking poles, hiking sticks or walking poles) are a common hiking accessory used to ****ist walkers with their rhythm and...
- Poles may refer to: Geographical pole Poles of astronomical bodies Poles, the people originating from or inhabiting Poland Prospective Outlook on Long-term...
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