the curved path of sth moving round sth else
to move in an orbit round sth
"he plotted the orbit of the moon"
"his social sphere is limited"
"it was a closed area of employment"
"he's out of my orbit"
"the range of a supersonic jet"
"a piano has a greater range than the human voice"
"the ambit of municipal legislation"
"within the compass of this article"
"within the scope of an investigation"
"outside the reach of the law"
"in the political orbit of a world power"
"The moon orbits around the Earth"
"The planets are orbiting the sun"
"electrons orbit the nucleus"
His eyes..were very pale blue..and sunken deep into bony orbits.
出自： J. May
Orbiting Saturn was Titan, the largest satellite in the Solar System.
出自： A. C. Clarke