Meaning of ORBIT in English

ORBIT

n.

Function: transitive verb

Date: 1943

1 : to revolve in an orbit around : CIRCLE

2 : to send up and make revolve in an orbit < orbit a satellite>

intransitive verb : to travel in circles

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.