pole position


noun

a position on the inside of the track in any race.
(in auto racing) a starting position on the inside of the front row.
an advantageous position.

Nearby words

  1. pole house,
  2. pole jump,
  3. pole mast,
  4. pole piece,
  5. pole plate,
  6. pole star,
  7. pole vault,
  8. pole vaulter,
  9. pole vaulting,
  10. pole, magnetic

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British Dictionary definitions for pole position

pole position

noun

(in motor racing) the starting position on the inside of the front row, generally considered the best one
an advantageous starting position
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