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Synonyms for orbit

Synonyms for orbit

a course, process, or journey that ends where it began or repeats itself

an area within which something or someone exists, acts, or has influence or power

to move or cause to move in circles or around an axis

Synonyms for orbit

the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another

an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"

the path of an electron around the nucleus of an atom

the bony cavity in the skull containing the eyeball

move in an orbit

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Binder added, 'Orbit has recently utilized Q-Vio LLC's technology to develop next generation prototypes for certain of its military programs which are being evaluated by our customers.
"Subsequently, the lander will separate from the Orbiter and enters into a 100 km X 30 km orbit around the Moon.
The launch of Orbit Freeze Mint marks the brand's newest product innovation since introducing Orbit White in 2016.
To address these two disadvantages, this study proposes a population-based optimization method named CPC-based OM, in which candidate orbits are gradually randomly generated until the optimal orbit is obtained using a clustering via principal components based data mining method.
This orbit, containing 26 percent of millennial parents, couldn't be more different from the Image First orbit.
Earth and its siblings travel along nearly circular orbits in almost the same plane.
"The fifth orbit raising manoeuvre of Mars Orbiter Spacecraft, starting at 01:27 hrs (IST) on November 16 with a burn Time of 243.5 seconds has been successfully completed," said a statement from ISRO.
The company added ORBIT II is the first premarket approval (PMA) trial designed to study these difficult-to-treat patients.
If they orbit stars, their sheer number suggests every star in the galaxy has one or two of them, "which is astounding" because that's five or 10 times the number of stars scientists had thought harbored such gas-giant planets, he said.
Last Saturday, Media Production City ordered that Orbit offices and studios be shutdown due to the television network's failure to meet all of its financial obligations.
Triton has a tilted orbit and travels in a direction opposite to Neptune's spin, even though it's fairly close to the planet.
Midlands law firm Wright Hassall has celebrated a special anniversary by completing a hat-trick of deals for Orbit Housing Association, part of the Orbit Group.
Payload capability: 6,100 pounds in geosynchronous orbit.