Orbiter - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrbɪtər|  American pronunciation of the word orbiter
Brit.  |ˈɔːbɪtə|  British pronunciation of the word orbiter

noun

- man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon (syn: satellite)

Examples

The orbiter is riding piggyback on a modified jumbo jet.

Word forms

noun
singular: orbiter
plural: orbiters
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