What does orbiter mean?

Definitions for orbiterˈɔr bɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. satellite, artificial satellite, orbiter(noun)

    man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon


  1. orbiter(Noun)

    an object which orbits another, especially a spacecraft that orbits a planet etc. without landing on it


  1. Orbiter

    Orbiter is a freeware space flight simulator program developed to simulate spaceflight using realistic Newtonian physics. The simulator was first released on 27 November 2000, with the most recent of several versions 100830 released on 30 August 2010. Orbiter was developed by Dr. Martin Schweiger, a senior research fellow in the computer science department at University College London, who felt that space flight simulators at the time were lacking in realistic physics-based flight models, and decided to write a simulator that made learning physics concepts enjoyable. It has been used as a teaching aid in classrooms, and a community of addon developers have created a multitude of addons to allow users to fly assorted real and fictional spacecraft and add new planets or solar systems.


  1. Orbiter

    We are the world leader in chip timing and lap counting. Our systems are the most accurate and easiest to set up and use. Our RFID based chip timing and lap counting systems are used for military fitness tests, road races, school physical education and non-profit races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orbiter in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orbiter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jim Green:

    There must be something about humans not believing in the science, all I can say is we have people who do n’t believe we landed on the moon. With the lunar reconnaissance orbiter, we even have high resolution imaging showing what we left on the moon, where it was and where we went to many of the Apollo sites, which clearly demonstrates we were on the moon. So, we are open and honest of what we do. That is a hallmark of NASA.

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