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Orb

Pronunciation: ôrb
n.1.(Arch.) A blank window or panel.
1.
1.A spherical body; a globe; especially, one of the celestial spheres; a sun, planet, or star.
2.One of the azure transparent spheres conceived by the ancients to be inclosed one within another, and to carry the heavenly bodies in their revolutions.
3.A circle; esp., a circle, or nearly circular orbit, described by the revolution of a heavenly body; an orbit.
You seem to me as Dian in her orb.
- Shak.
4.A period of time marked off by the revolution of a heavenly body.
5.The eye, as luminous and spherical.
6.A revolving circular body; a wheel.
7.A sphere of action or influence.
8.Same as Mound, a ball or globe. See 1st Mound.
9.(Mil.) A body of soldiers drawn up in a circle, as for defense, esp. infantry to repel cavalry.
v. t.1.To form into an orb or circle.
[imp. & p. p. Orbed (ôrbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Orbing.]
2.To encircle; to surround; to inclose.
v. i.1.To become round like an orb.
And orb into the perfect star.
- Tennyson.
Noun1.orb - the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye
Synonyms: eyeball
2.orb - an object with a spherical shape; "a ball of fire"
Synonyms: globe, ball
ORB - Object Request Broker
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