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orbit US English

The curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a star, planet, or moon, especially a periodic elliptical revolution

orbit US Thesaurus

the monthly orbit of the Moon

into orbit US English

Into a state of heightened performance, activity, anger, or excitement

polar orbit US English

A satellite orbit that passes over polar regions, especially one whose plane contains the polar axis

transfer orbit US English

A trajectory by which a spacecraft can pass from one orbit to another at a higher altitude, especially a geostationary orbit

into orbit in orbit US English

Into a state of heightened performance, activity, anger, or excitement