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poleward

[pohl-werd] /ˈpoʊl wərd/
adverb
1.
Also, polewards. toward a pole of the earth; toward the North or South Pole.
adjective
2.
facing or moving toward the North or South Pole.
Origin of poleward
1870-1875
First recorded in 1870-75; pole2 + -ward
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