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English definition of “orbit”

orbit

noun [C, U]     /ˈɔːbɪt/
the circular journey that a spacecraft or planet makes around the sun, the moon, or another planet: the Earth's orbit Two satellites are already in orbit. It was the first spacecraft to go into orbit around Jupiter.Astronomy - general words
orbit verb [I, T] The moon orbits the Earth.
(Definition of orbit noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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