English - Vietnamese Dictionary
orbit /'ɔ:bit/Concise Dictionary
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orbits|orbited|orbiting'ɔrbɪt /'ɔːb-Thesaurus Dictionary
+the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another
+a particular environment or walk of life
+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
Advanced English Dictionary
1 circuit, course, path, track, revolution, circle, round, cycle:
The earth's orbit round the sun is elliptical.
2 revolve, go round, circle, encircle, turn:
The earth orbits the sun in a year. Electrons orbit the nucleus of an atom.
noun, verbCollocation Dictionary
1 [C, U] a curved path followed by a planet or an object as it moves around another planet, star, moon, etc: the earth's orbit around the sun + a space station in orbit round the moon + A new satellite has been put into orbit around the earth.
2 [sing.] an area that a particular person, organization, etc. deals with or is able to influence: to come / fall / be within sb's orbit
~ (around sth) to move in an orbit (= a curved path) around a much larger object, especially a planet, star, etc: [VN] The earth takes a year to orbit the sun. [also V]
circular, elliptical | eccentric
Mercury's orbit is fairly eccentric.
| stable | planetary
VERB + ORBIT
enter, go into | put/send sth into | complete, make
The spaceship made an orbit of the moon.
The satellite will remain in orbit for several years.
| ~ around/round
the moon's orbit around the earth
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