Updated: 08/08/2017 by Computer Hope

Bipolar may refer to any of the following:

1. Bipolar is a term used to describe how digital data transmits through the positive and negative values of "1" and "0" or "on" and "off".

2. With electronics, bipolar refers to a transistor or chip commonly used to amplify a signal.

3. With communications, bipolar is a signal that alternates between positive and negative polarities.

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