Chapter 9; word 1
- n. The point in its orbit when a planet or satellite (usually the moon) is farthest from the earth.
- The highest point; culmination; apex.
- Right before the apogee of John's basketball career, a scandal about him emerged and no team wanted to recruit him.
- In the apogee of the mystery novel, the detective kills the serial killer that he has been tracking throughout the majority of the story.