Perigee

n. The point in orbit when an object is closest to earth

Synonyms

  1. Orbit
  2. Closest
  3. trajectory

Anotnyms

  1. Farthest
  2. stationary
  3. immobile

Sentences

  1. The satellite reaches perigee only once every orbit.
  2. The astronauts looked out of the satellite as they approached perigee.
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