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poles

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  1. Poles

    The Polish people, or Poles, are an ethnic group of predominantly West Slavic descent, native to Central Europe, inhabiting mainly Poland, as well as other European and American countries. Right now there are 35 538 000 Poles living in Poland and the rest of the population in Poland are immigrants and tourists. The preamble to the Constitution of the Republic of Poland defines the Polish nation as comprising all the citizens of Poland. Poland's inhabitants live in the following historic regions of the country: Wielkopolska, Małopolska, Mazovia, Silesia, Pomerania, Kujawy, Warmia, Mazury, and Podlasie. A wide-ranging Polish diaspora exists throughout Europe, the Americas and Australia. In 1960, Chicago in the United States, had the world's largest urban Polish population after Warsaw. Today, the largest urban concentration of Poles is the Katowice urban agglomeration known as the Silesian Metropolis of 2.7 million inhabitants. Over a thousand years ago, the Polans of Giecz, Gniezno and Poznań — an influential tribe in Wielkopolska — succeeded in uniting Lechitic tribes under what became the Piast dynasty, thus giving rise to the Polish state.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Poles

    (a) The terminals of an open electric circuit, at which there necessarily exists a potential difference, produced by the generator or source of electro-motive force in the circuit. (b) The terminals of an open magnetic circuit; the ends of a magnetized mass of steel, iron or other paramagnetic substance. (c) The ends in general of any body or mass which show electric or magnetic properties more developed than those of the central sections of the body.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. poles

    Two points on the surface of the earth, each 90° distant from all parts of the equator, forming the extremities of the imaginary line called the earth's axis. The term applies also to those points in the heavens towards which the terrestrial axis is always directed.--Under bare poles. The situation of a ship at sea when all her sails are furled. (See SCUD and TRY.)

Anagrams for poles »

  1. olpes

  2. lopes

  3. slope

How to pronounce poles?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poles in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of poles in a Sentence

  1. Marcelo Garreta:

    We couldn't help anybody, because if we tried we would've been washed away as well. I saw light poles washed away by the floodwaters. This is a great tragedy.

  2. Alexander Rahr:

    The Poles and the Balkan states have found ways to receive LNG, let some time pass and see if the diversification is real. They will come to a point when they start to count their money.

  3. Socialist Party:

    I've given the order that in the coming hours all the streets of Caracas, all the poles, all the fences, have the image of our liberator Simon Bolivar and the image of our Father Chavez.

  4. Don Hull:

    [G]overnment theft of private money and redistribution by a government elite is communism not democracy. ... Communism has already been tried for over 70 years, and it doesn't work because people work to support themselves, not their neighbors. When the rewards are confiscated and redistributed to others, people produce less or stop producing altogether. The quantity of "goods in common" declines until the system finally collapses and everybody is hungry, not just "the poor." Then totalitarianism steps in to force people to produce ask the Russians, the Poles, the Estonians).

  5. Noah Bonsey:

    Trying to get those two poles to agree to the same platform and to negotiate as one unit is going to prove very difficult if not impossible, it's not entirely clear to me whether it is even advisable.

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