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pole

noun [C]  /poʊl/ us  

pole noun [C] (STICK)

a long, usually round, piece of wood or metal, often used to support something: a telephone pole a tent pole

pole noun [C] (PLACE)

either of the two points at the most northern and most southern ends of the earth or another planet, around which the planet turns: the North/South Pole

pole noun [C] (ELECTRICITY)

either of the two ends of a magnet or two parts of a battery (= device that produces electricity) which have opposite charges
Translations of “pole”
in Korean 막대기…
in Arabic عَصا طَويلة…
in French pôle…
in Turkish direk, sırık…
in Italian palo, paletto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 杆, 杆,柱…
in Russian столб, шест, кол…
in Polish słup, słupek, maszt…
in Spanish polo…
in Portuguese vara…
in German der Pol, der Himmelspol…
in Catalan pal…
in Japanese (長い)棒, 柱, ポール…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杆, 杆,柱…
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