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Pole

1. A long, slender piece of wood; a tall, slender piece of timber; the stem of a small tree whose branches have been removed; as, specifically: A carriage pole, a wooden bar extending from the front axle of a carriage between the wheel horses, by which the carriage is guided and held back. A flag pole, a pole on which a flag is supported. A Maypole. See Maypole. A barbers pole, a pole painted in stripes, used as a sign by barbers and hairdressers. A pole on which climbing beans, hops, or other vines, are trained.

2. A measuring stick; also, a measure of length equal to 5 yards, or a square measure equal to 30 square yards; a rod; a perch.


3. Either extremity of an axis of a sphere; especially, one of the extremities of the earth's axis; as, the north pole.

4. (Science: geometry) A point upon the surface of a sphere equally distant from every part of the circumference of a great circle; or the point in which a diameter of the sphere perpendicular to the plane of such circle meets the surface. Such a point is called the pole of that circle; as, the pole of the horizon; the pole of the ec bcb liptic; the pole of a given meridian.

5. (Science: physics) One of the opposite or contrasted parts or directions in which a polar force is manifested; a point of maximum intensity of a force which has two such points, or which has polarity; as, the poles of a magnet; the north pole of a needle.


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... the seed facing toward North or West? Sorry, I don't have Skype or anything Well just imagine it will be like >N W E >S and in each of the poles, there are 2 seeds in them

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so did the seeds stay oriented to the two poles (there are no poles in East and West :roll:)? Or did you change it? Like on the petri dish , imagine there are 4 points, N E S W. And in each of those directions we put 2 seeds in there. Btw, do ...

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so did the seeds stay oriented to the two poles (there are no poles in East and West :roll:)? Or did you change it?

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by JackBean
Mon May 07, 2012 7:58 am
 
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Plant hormone experiment!

Got given a practice prac on plant hormones. Method: 1. Place 8 corn seeds (with 2 each facing towards the 4 poles, so North, East, South, West). 2. Cover seeds with a piece of filter paper 3. Pack petri dish with moist cotton wool. 4. Put lid on the petri dish and seal it with ...

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