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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Situated on or below the floor of the eye socket; Having or involving a trajectory of less than one orbit.

Usage examples (35)
  • A suborbital bone
  • The first manned suborbital flight
  • Trans-oceanic flights for people and freight in suborbital space vehicles will be the developing norm.
  • Since it stops short of making a full orbit around Earth, SpaceShipTwo is known as a suborbital vehicle. for more
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