from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of an electric generator that produces alternating current
- adj. Formed by ions of opposite charge
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having polar correspondence to something other than itself.
- In morphology, having unequal or dissimilar poles: said of the figures called stauraxonia heteropola. See stauraxonia.
hetero- + polar (Wiktionary)