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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

having several or many poles; (of nerve cells) having more than two dendrites

Usage examples (40)
  • The 'decade of disorder' perhaps, reflecting the fragmentation of power into what historians of the present call a multipolar world.
  • It had to accept a lesser role in a 'multipolar' world.
  • After two decades of talk about a "multipolar" world, that world has arrived.
  • Is there a kind of multipolar security spiral now taking place in northeast Asia? for more
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