# Polar meaning

pō'lər
The definition of polar is something related to the South or North poles.

An example of polar is a polar bear from the Arctic.

Occupying or characterized by opposite extremes.
Serving as a guide, as a polestar or a pole of the earth.
Central or pivotal.
Relating to, connected with, or located near the North Pole or South Pole.
Of a pole or poles.
Having polarity.
Opposite in character, nature, direction, etc.
Central and guiding, like the earth's pole or the polestar.
Relating to a pole, such as the pole of a magnet or one of the electrodes of an electrolytic cell.
Relating to the North Pole or the South Pole of Earth, or analogous regions of another planet.
Relating to a molecule or substance that has polar bonds.
Of, relating to, measured from, or referred to a geographic pole (the North Pole or South Pole)
Of an orbit that passes over, or near, one of these poles.