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Noun
A curved or circular path or movement
“The moon moves in an orbit around the Earth.”
Noun
The path or trajectory taken by a moving object or person
“The concern is that the gravitational tug of Jupiter could alter the orbit of the spacecraft and cause it to hit Europa or another moon.”
Noun
An area of activity, interest or influence
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“In a different orbit altogether are forthcoming books by two authors also associated with the pop business.”
Noun
The scope, extent or bounds of something
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“Countries cannot be liberated from imperialism and at the same time continue to remain within its orbit of influence.”
Noun
A circular motion, or a circle described by a moving body
Noun
The bony cavity which contains the eyeball and its associated muscles, vessels, and nerves
Noun
A hollow area within the body
Verb
To move in a circle, especially around something
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“After many early failures in the 1960s, Mars 5 managed to orbit the planet in 1973 and send back many pictures.”
Verb
To send off into the skies or space
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