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not having poles; not exhibiting dipole characteristics.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
nonpolarOf a molecule or molecular region in which the chemical bonds share electrons equally so that there are no externally operative electric charges.
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nonpolar(of a substance) bearing no charge or hydroxyl groups, and thus not combining with water.
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