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Synonyms for pole

poles apart


  • at opposite extremes
  • incompatible
  • irreconcilable
  • worlds apart
  • miles apart
  • like chalk and cheese
  • like night and day
  • widely separated
  • completely different
  • at opposite ends of the earth

Words related to pole

a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic

a native or inhabitant of Poland

one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions

a square rod of land


one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere

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one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface

a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves

a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting

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one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated

propel with a pole


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support on poles

deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole

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Cineplex Odeon's Polus Center cinema will enhance the moviegoing experience for local film lovers by providing state-of-the-art film presentation and Dolby Digital Sound in all auditoriums, DTS in 2 auditoriums, an expansive, 54-foot curved screen in one auditorium, luxurious, high-back seating and a cafe featuring specialty coffees and other quality beverages.
The inventory will change frequently as new products are introduced, many of which are one-of-a-kind gifts brought back personally by Polus Center and other non-profit organizations working in coffee regions and supporting landmine victims.
The Polus Center is a nonprofit organization that, since 1979, has supported people with disabilities in Massachusetts to live and work within their communities.
The Polus Center's main office will remain at 134 High St.
George, Lawrence, Lydia, Nelson, Ella, Nasir, Lattrell, and Naomi; his friends, Godfrey Kollie, Marybeth Goyette and his friends at Alternatives, Glavin Center and the Polus Center.
It is up for sale by the Polus Center for Social and Economic Development, which owns the property.
Downing's presentation is part of an ongoing fundraising campaign by the Rotary Club and the Polus Center for Social and Economic Development, a Clinton-based organization that supports people with disabilities.
The rolling rally, and an accompanying pig roast and family event at Fuller Field, is a joint fundraiser between the Rotary Club and the Polus Center for Social and Economic Development, a Clinton-based organization that supports people with disabilities in Massachusetts and developing countries, Chief Operating Officer Dr.
Spread Eagle: Tribute to the Eagles is the second best Eagles concert you'll ever hear, according to organizer Theresa Kane, Clinton resident and chief operating officer of the Polus Center, which is running the concert as a benefit to raise money and awareness for the PLUSAA wheelchair project.
The Polus Center is also ready to launch an eBay store, the Polus Center Emporium, which will feature "unique gifts and good from around the world.