Meaning of POLAR in English

POLAR

1.

Polar means near the North and South Poles.

Warmth melted some of the ~ ice.

...~ explorers.

ADJ: ADJ n

2.

Polar is used to describe things which are completely opposite in character, quality, or type. (FORMAL)

In many ways, Brett and Bernard are ~ opposites.

ADJ: ADJ n

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