Pole

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Pole

A unit of area equivalent to 1/320th of one square mile.
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According to Emanuel, ocean temperatures of 28-30[degrees]C are 'ideal for the genesis of tropical cyclones and as that belt migrates poleward, which surely it must as the whole ocean warms, the tropical cyclone genesis regions might just move with it.'
The distributions of a wide range of taxonomic groups are expanding polewards. Glob Chang Biol 12:450-455.
For example, according to Kopp, ice-age glaciers have enough gravity to pull water slightly polewards.