heteropolar

[ het-er-uh-poh-ler ]
/ ˌhɛt ər əˈpoʊ lər /
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adjective Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. heteroplastic,
  2. heteroplastic graft,
  3. heteroplasty,
  4. heteroploid,
  5. heteroploidy,
  6. heteropterous,
  7. heteroptics,
  8. heteropyknosis,
  9. heteroromantic,
  10. heteroscedastic

Origin of heteropolar

First recorded in 1895–1900; hetero- + polar

Related formshet·er·o·po·lar·i·ty [het-uh-roh-poh-lar-i-tee] /ˌhɛt ə roʊ poʊˈlær ɪ ti/, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for heteropolar

heteropolar

/ (ˌhɛtərəʊˈpəʊlə) /

adjective

a less common word for polar (def. 5a)
Derived Formsheteropolarity (ˌhɛtərəʊpəʊˈlærɪtɪ), noun

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