Pole

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Pole

A unit of area equivalent to 1/320th of one square mile.
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Swanton described in detail situations that demanded potlatching: the building of a new house in Hlghagilda, the carving and erection of its new frontal pole, the return of a loved one who has gone away and returned, and the special dances of secret societies "inspired" by spirits moving through them.
This frontal pole and the four house posts along with a large canoe [5] were a gift from the Kaigani Haida Chief, Saanaheit, to the District of Alaska via Governor Brady in 1901.
The anteroposterior diameter from the frontal pole to the occipital pole of a human brain measures 17 cm in a male and 16 cm in a female person.