Polar Response

Technology / Home Audio / Polar Response: A plot of the Amplitude measurement of a speaker's output at a given frequency relative to an off-axis angle. In other words, the difference that exists between how a speaker sounds when being heard directly in front, compared to how it sounds while standing off to one side. (See Dispersion)

Other Words for Polar

Polar Noun Synonyms: Arctic, Antarctic, frigid, icy, glacial, freezing, frozen, numbing, Siberian, hibernal, hyperborean, brumal, wintry
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Other Words for Response

Response Noun Synonyms: answer, reply, retort, rejoinder, reaction, effect, feedback, return, comeback
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Polar-Orbiting Satellite

Science / Weather / Polar-Orbiting Satellite: A satellite whose orbit passes over both of the earth's between poles. MORE

Polar Response

Technology / Home Audio / Polar Response: A plot of the Amplitude measurement of a speaker's output at a given frequency relative to an off-axis angle. In other words, the difference that exists between how a speaker sounds when being heard d MORE

Polarity

Science / Astrology / Polarity: The contrasting and complementary qualities shown by signs opposite each other in the zodiac. MORE

Polarity Epoch

Science / Geology / Polarity Epoch: An interval of time between reversals of Earth's magnetic field. MORE

Polarity Event

Science / Geology / Polarity Event: A specific event in the history of Earth's magnetic field. Usually used in reference to a specific polarity reversal. MORE

Polar Molecule

Science / Chemistry / Polar Molecule: An asymmetric molecule containing polar bonds. H2O, NH3, and hcl are examples of polar molecules. Non-examples are CO2, ccl4, and bcl3 which contain polar bonds but are nonpolar because they have symm MORE

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