Polarity

What is Polarity?

Polarity definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun

Physics.

  1. the property or characteristic that produces unequal physical effects at different points in a body or system, as a magnet or storage battery.
  2. the positive or negative state in which a body reacts to a magnetic, electric, or other field.
the presence or manifestation of two opposite or contrasting principles or tendencies.
Linguistics.

  1. (of words, phrases, or sentences) positive or negative character.
  2. polar opposition.