|1.||having two poles: a bipolar dynamo; a bipolar neuron|
|2.||relating to or found at the North and South Poles|
|3.||having or characterized by two opposed opinions, natures, etc|
|4.||(of a transistor) utilizing both majority and minority charge carriers|
|5.||suffering from bipolar manic-depressive disorder|
bipolar bi·po·lar (bī-pō'lər)
Having two poles; used especially of nerve cells in which the branches project from two usually opposite points.
Of or relating to both ends or poles of a bacterial or other cell.
Of or relating to a major affective disorder that is characterized by episodes of mania and depression.
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