Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Located or found throughout a polar region; (of a celestial body) continually visible above the horizon during the entire 360 degrees of daily travel.

Usage examples (35)
  • A circumpolar star
  • David Malone, the president of IDRC, talks about a proposed project to create a “university of the north”, connecting people in circumpolar regions.
  • Acculturation and mental health among circumpolar peoples.
  • Health and environment in Greenland and other circumpolar areas. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.