An example of polar is a polar bear from the Arctic.
Nares, Voyage to the Polar Sea (2 vols.
Then he annexed its colonies and thereby extended his dominions to the Polar Ocean and the Ural Mountains.
This voyage of the middle of the 9th century deserves to be held in happy memory, for it unites the first Norwegian polar explorer with the first English collector of travels.
He proved conclusively that any southern continent that might exist lay under the polar ice.
The second German polar expedition in 1870, under Carl Christian Koldewey 5 (1837-1908), reached 77° N.