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Having or conceiving multiple centers of power or influence: a multipolar world; a multipolar approach to foreign policy.

mul′ti·po·lar′i·ty (-pō-lăr′ĭ-tē, -pə-) n.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) having several centres of power
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(ˌmʌl tiˈpoʊ lər, ˌmʌl taɪ-)

1. having several or many poles.
2. (of nerve cells) having more than two dendrites.
mul`ti•po•lar′i•ty (-poʊˈlær ɪ ti, -pə-) n.
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