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

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Dilatation of the frontal and occipital poles of the lateral ventricles is usually apparent.
They cerebellum, a primitive part of the brain located under the cerebrum, moves under the occipital poles of the cortex into a humanlike position, says Holloway.