Definition of Point of apoapsis

1. Noun. (astronomy) the point in an orbit farthest from the body being orbited.

Exact synonyms: Apoapsis
Category relationships: Astronomy, Uranology
Specialized synonyms: Apogee, Aphelion, Apojove, Apolune, Aposelene
Generic synonyms: Celestial Point
Group relationships: Celestial Orbit, Orbit
Antonyms: Periapsis, Point Of Periapsis



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Point Of Apoapsis

point functions
point group
point groups
point guard
point guards
point in time
point jam
point lace
point man
point mass
point masses
point men
point mutation
point mutations
point of accumulation
point of apoapsis (current term)
point of articulation
point of contact
point of departure
point of elbow
point of entry
point of fixation
point of honor
point of inevitability
point of inflection
point of interest
point of intersection
point of maximal impulse
point of no return
point of order

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