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POLE. A measure of length, equal to five yards and a half. Vide Measure.

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The first observation was of the early blastula, which was located at the animal pole.
These cells then started to darken, losing their transparency (Figure 4A, B), and became located along the inner surface of the body wall; in contrast, cells in normal larvae retained their transparency and were located near the primary gut (archenteron), moving later through the blastocele to the animal pole (Figure 4C, F).
4) In the latter, Deleuze differentiates between these two concepts, which he refers respectively to "a vegetable or vegetative pole (permeation) and the animal pole (acting out)," and emphasizes the potential for violence that exists in both.