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[hoh-muh-poh-ler, hom-uh-] /ˌhoʊ məˈpoʊ lər, ˌhɒm ə-/

adjective, Chemistry.
of uniform polarity; not separated or changed into ions; not in activity.
Electricity. (def 1).
(chem) of uniform charge; not ionic; covalent: a homopolar bond


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