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Synonyms for pole

poles apart

Synonyms

  • 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

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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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The temporal pole (dynamism) compels novelty seeking and experimentation among the young to promote development of survival skills.
Measurements of the right hemisphere involved only the temporal pole, en-torhinal cortex, and inferior frontal gyrus.
And finally, voters' brains exhibited greater activity in the right amygdala, right anterior temporal pole, and hypothalamus--areas typically associated with erotic arousal--to photos of Rudy Giuliani dressed as a woman than in response to pictures of Hillary Clinton.
Finally, voters' brains showed greater activity in the right amygdala, right anterior temporal pole, and hypothalamus--areas typically associated with erotic arousal--to photos of Rudy Giuliani dressed as a woman than in response to pictures of Hillary Clinton.
However, traumatic hemorrhage usually occurs in typical locations such as the orbital frontal gyrus and temporal poles because of their relationship along the anterior and middle skull base and susceptibility to the greatest shearing forces.
Perfusion was also reduced bilaterally to the temporal poles.
hypermetabolism in the motor cortex, medial and anterior cingulate, and occipital and temporal poles