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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj.- Revolving about or surrounding the moon.

Usage examples (13)
  • For nearly thirty years he had piloted a succession of circumlunar tourist boats.
  • The U.S. spacecraft Apollo 8 was the first manned spacecraft in circumlunar orbit.
  • The relatively low velocity needed to maintain vehicles in circumlunar orbits, made its danger to such vehicles small.
  • We're in negotiations now with probably the first two people who will participate on the first private circumlunar mission. for more
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