pole vs poll :


  • n  a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
  • n  a native or inhabitant of Poland
  • n  one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions
    they are at opposite poles
    they are poles apart
  • n  a linear measure of 16.5 feet
  • n  a square rod of land
  • n  one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere
  • n  one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface
  • n  a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
  • n  a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting
  • n  one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
  • v  propel with a pole
    pole barges on the river
  • v  support on poles
    pole climbing plants like beans
  • v  deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole

  • n  an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people
  • n  the top of the head
  • n  the part of the head between the ears
  • n  a tame parrot
  • n  the counting of votes (as in an election)
  • v  get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions
  • v  vote in an election at a polling station
  • v  get the votes of
  • v  convert into a pollard
    pollard trees
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