south-polar


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Adj.1.south-polar - at or near the south polesouth-polar - at or near the south pole    
polar - of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles; "polar regions"
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Caption: South is up in this view of the south-polar terrain seen during an extremely favorable libration.
Another report is (The Fishes of the Swedish South Polar Expedition, Einar Lonnberg, 1905) documented the fishes collected on a famous Antarctic expedition, the Swedish South-Polar Expedition of 1901-1903 led by Otto Nordenskjold.
Recent images taken by the Cassini spacecraft, which has toured the Saturnian system since July 2004, show the jets shooting far above the icy satellite's south-polar region.