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1. Physics A pair of separated electric charges or magnetic poles, of equal magnitude but of opposite sign or polarity.
2. Chemistry A molecule having two such charges or poles.
3. Electronics An antenna, usually fed from the center, consisting of two equal rods extending outward in a straight line.
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|Adj.||1.||dipolar - having equal and opposite electric charges or magnetic poles having opposite signs and separated by a small distance|
adj → zweipolig