Mul`ti*po"lar (?), a. [Multi- + polar.] (Biol.)

Having many poles; -- applied especially to those ganglionic nerve cells which have several radiating processes.


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Mul`ti*po"lar (?), a. [Multi- + polar.]


Having many poles; in Anat., designating specif. a nerve cell which has several dendrites.

2. (Elec.)

Having, or pertaining to, many poles, as a field magnet or armature of a dynamo, or a dynamo having such a field magnet or (sometimes) armature.


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