dipole: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (dī'pōl"), [key]
- a pair of electric point charges or magnetic poles of equal magnitude and opposite signs, separated by an infinitesimal distance.
- a polar molecule.
- Also calledan antenna of a transmitter or receiving set consisting of two equal rods extending in opposite direction from the connection to the lead-in wire.
- dipole (Thesaurus)