Meaning of polarity
Pronunciation: (pō-lar'i-tē, pu-), [key]
- the property or characteristic that produces unequal physical effects at different points in a body or system, as a magnet or storage battery.
- the positive or negative state in which a body reacts to a magnetic, electric, or other field.
- the presence or manifestation of two opposite or contrasting principles or tendencies.
- (of words, phrases, or sentences) positive or negative character.
- polar opposition.
- polarity (Thesaurus)