bipolarity also bi-polarity, 1834; see BI- (Cf. bi-) + POLARITY (Cf. polarity).

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  • Bipolarity — Bi po*lar i*ty, n. Bipolar quality. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bipolarity — The term bipolarity can refer to: *Bipolarity in international relations. *Bipolar disorder in psychiatry *An object with an electromagnetic field which is not a magnetic monopole. *A dipole antenna in radio also*Monopole *Dipole …   Wikipedia

  • bipolarity — bipolar ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or relating to two poles or extremities. DERIVATIVES bipolarity noun …   English terms dictionary

  • bipolarity — noun see bipolar …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bipolarity — n. [L. bis, two; polus, pole] 1. Being bipolar. 2. Pertaining to the polar regions, as comparing the flora and fauna between the northern regions and the southern regions, and with that in between. 3. Nerves having processes at both ends …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • bipolarity — See bipolar. * * * …   Universalium

  • bipolarity — noun The state of being bipolar …   Wiktionary

  • bipolarity — n. state of having two poles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bipolarity — bi·polarity …   English syllables

  • bipolarity — |bī+ noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary bipolar + ity : the quality or state of being bipolar: as a. : identity or similarity between fauna of northern regions and that of southern, the fauna of the intervening regions… …   Useful english dictionary

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