Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling or characteristic of a pole (upright stick or mast).
  • adjective Resembling or characteristic of a pole (extreme point, as of magnets or planets).

Etymologies

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pole +‎ -like

Examples

  • Once the gap between the prints abruptly lengthened and became intermixed with tiny polelike marks, evidence that Mudge had given chase to something.

    A Corridor in the Asylum

  • From amid the browns protruded leafless polelike trees.

    The Shadow Sorceress

  • The polelike spokes, of course, by which the windlass is normally turned or managed should be freed of the windlass before this is done,

    Rogue Of Gor

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