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English definition of “pole”

pole

noun [C] (PLACE)    /pəʊl/ US  /poʊl/
either of the two points at the most northern and most southern ends of the Earth , around which the Earth turns : the North / South Pole Most weather satellites are stationed over the Equator or travel over the poles.Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of pole noun (PLACE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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