(formerly) a ship’s compass elevated on a wooden pole to isolate it as much as possible from local magnetism.
[pohl] /poʊl/ noun 1. a long, cylindrical, often slender piece of wood, metal, etc.: a telephone pole; a fishing pole. 2. Northeastern U.S. a long, tapering piece of wood or other material that extends from the front axle of a vehicle between the animals drawing it. 3. Nautical. 4. the lane of a racetrack nearest […]
- Pole dance
noun, verb See pole dancing
noun 1. a shafted weapon having a spiked hammer head.
noun 1. a horse harnessed to the tongue of a vehicle; poler; wheeler. noun 1. a horse harnessed alongside the shaft (pole) of a vehicle Also called poler