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Definition of Orbit


  1. The path described by a heavenly body in its periodical revolution around another body; as, the orbit of Jupiter, of the earth, of the moon.
  2. An orb or ball.
  3. The cavity or socket of the skull in which the eye and its appendages are situated.
  4. The skin which surrounds the eye of a bird.
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Orbit Translations

orbit in Dutch is oogkas, baan
orbit in French is orbite, orbitent, orbitons, orbitez, orbiter
orbit in German is Umlaufbahn, Kreisbahn, Umlaufbahn
orbit in Italian is orbita
orbit in Latin is orbis
orbit in Swedish is kretslopp