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positive pole

[′päz·əd·iv ′pōl]
(astronomy)
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In the works of the new decade, Lawrence "learned [according to Michelucci] to turn the polarity known/unknown on its head, finding the positive pole in the unknown .
It was observed when analyzing the values for the coordinates on this axis and the graph that individuals diagnosed as having a psychotic disorder by psychological autopsy, a history of psychiatric treatment or who had not suffered from a major depressive episode, previously attempted suicide or expressed a desire for death, were separated towards the positive pole.
It is suitable for applications where the capacitor is permanently connected to the positive pole without extra safety measures as occurs with automotive electronic circuits connected to terminal 15 or 30, for example.
The circuit is completed when a positive pole cable is clamped to the item being cleaned.
Tectonic magnets have a positive pole on one side and a negative pole on the other.
4] A current of 2 milliamperes from the positive pole of a dry cell connected to the terminals marked "dry cell main dial" enters the tap wire attached to the point 18 on the manganin wire and flows to the right or the left through the manganin wire, or back to the cell without entering the manganin wire, according to the position of the slider S.
Where conventional lead-acid batteries use lead-based electrodes for both the positive and negative poles, e3 Supercells use lead-based electrodes for the positive pole and negative electrodes from advanced carbon super capacitors for the negative pole.
The Electrooculography system reflects the human eyes as electric dipoles, in view of positive pole at the cornea and its negative pole at the retina, assuming a stable Corneo-Retinal potential change, the eye is the origin of a steady electric potential field.
The wheel becomes the positive pole by a brush smoothly contacting its surface.

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