The word polar is an adjective. Polar means (1) having a pair of equal and opposite charges, (2) being of crucial importance, (3) extremely cold, (4) characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed.
Polar is also an adjective that means (1) of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles, (2) located at or near or coming from the earth's poles.
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The subarctic regions comprise lands that lie just south of the Arctic Circle, including areas of Canada and Siberia. Learn about the topography and climate of the subarctic region.
The United States has refused to sign an agreement on challenges in the Arctic due to discrepancies over climate change wording, diplomats said on Tuesday, jeopardising cooperation in the polar region at the sharp edge of global warming.
Reuters. Wednesday, 08 May 2019 03:20:34 -0400.
Senior officials from the United States, Russia, and other countries bordering the Arctic are opening a two-day meeting in Finland amid growing tensions over how to deal with global warming and access to mineral wealth in the polar region.
Radio Liberty. Monday, 06 May 2019 07:41:07 +0000.
The United States rejects attempts by countries, like China, that are not members of the eight-nation Arctic Council, to claim a role in crafting policies governing the polar region, a senior U.S. ...
Yahoo. Thursday, 02 May 2019 17:50:01 -0400.
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