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dipole

 [di´pōl]
1. a molecule having separated charges of equal and opposite sign.
2. a pair of electric charges or magnetic poles separated by a short distance.

di·pole

(dī'pōl),
A pair of separated electrical charges, one or more positive and one or more negative; or a pair of separated partial charges.
Synonym(s): doublet (2)

dipole

/di·pole/ (di´pōl)
1. a molecule having separated charges of equal and opposite sign.
2. a pair of electric charges or magnetic poles separated by a short distance.

dipole

[dī′pōl]
1 a molecule whose ends carry opposite partial charges.
2 a molecule with areas of opposing electrical charges, such as hydrogen chloride, which has a predominance of electrons and a partial negative charge about the chloride portion and a partial positive charge on the hydrogen side.

dipole

An MRI term for a magnetic field with unique north and south magnetic poles separated by a finite distance.

di·pole

(dī'pōl)
A pair of separated electrical charges, one or more positive and one or more negative; or a pair of separated partial charges.
Synonym(s): doublet (2) .

dipole

1. a molecule having charges of equal and opposite sign.
2. a pair of electric charges or magnetic poles separated by a short distance.
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