Translation of orbital in Spanish:

orbital

Pronunciation: /ˈɔːrbətl; ˈɔːbɪtl/

adj

  • [path/motion/velocity] orbital orbital sander lijadora (f) de vibraciones orbital road (BrE) carretera (f) de circunvalación
    More example sentences
    • With its emphasis on accurate space flight simulation and orbital mechanics, Orbiter is not all things to all space and astronomy enthusiasts.
    • This nearly polar orbit is designed such that the spacecraft's orbital path moves at the same apparent rate as the Sun.
    • This creates increased atmospheric drag on spacecraft in low orbits, shortening their orbital lifetime.

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