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Pole

A unit of area equivalent to 1/320th of one square mile.
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Poles Apart charts a clash of cultures and attitudes
A three-member delegation from each side was expected to try to narrow the gap at the talks being held in Kaesong as their positions remained poles apart in the previous rounds.
It comprises six Democratic and six Republican members of Congress who are poles apart ideologically, with remaining slots given to tax-and-spend liberals, including former Clinton chief of staff Erskine Bowles and former SEIU president Andy Stern, a close Obama adviser.
** NORMAN, Dr Mark (text) Poles Apart: Life at the Ends of the Earth 32pp ISBN 9781742031354 SCIS 1447934; Koalas: The Real Story (OZ Animals) 30pp ISBN 9781742031309 SCIS 1447924 Black Dog, 2010 $16.99 pbk
action in Kent seems to be poles apart from the the proposals for the Bala/Corwen area where the remotest villages have been specifically targeted and small part-time offices near the towns are unaffected.
The Welsh Lib Dems and the Conservatives are poles apart in many ways, but this vote was not about coalitions or other parties forming alliances - it was a vote against a bad Labour budget.
Across the country, but poles apart in thinking about photo-sharing sites, the Seattle Public Schools recently blocked all access to Flickr because of objectionable content on the site.
While poles apart visually, Tim Hawkinson's current appearance at the Whitney bears comparison to Christo and Jean-Claude's recent Central Park Gates, a few final remnants of which I walked through en route to the museum.
Their work is poles apart. Aardman is by far the more mainstream of the two, having created feature "Chicken Run," TV toon "Creature Comforts" and numerous small screen adventures of Wallace and Gromit, now about to star in DreamWorks pic "Curse of the Were-Rabbit." Bolex Bros.
Her claim to autonomy and the right to self-assertion was poles apart from the self-giving which John Paul attributed to the Blessed Mother.)
Poles apart is Nuneaton Labour MP Bill Olner, who asked just nine questions and spoke but once.
European and American consumers are poles apart on their attitudes towards GM food products.