from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. spherical; orbicular; circular
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Spherical; orbicular; orblike; circular.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Spherical; rounded; also, circular.
The sensitive, orbic, underlappd brothers, that only privileged feelers may be intimate where they are, 25
Rounding by thee in Oneone common orbic language,
We are two resplendent sunswe it is who balance ourselves, orbic and stellarwe are as two comets;
The orbic flex of his mouth is pouring and filling me full.
(The true New Worldthe world of orbic Science, Morals, Literatures to come,)
Of orbic tendencies to shape, and shape, and shape, The mighty Earth-Eidólon.
Infinite are the new and orbic traits waiting to be launchd forth in the firmament that is, and is to be, America.
A new creation, with needed orbic works launchd forth, to revolve in free and lawful circuitsto move, self-poised, through the ether, and shine like heavens own suns!
Much quackery teems, of course, even on democracys side, yet does not really affect the orbic quality of the matter.
To repeat it, all poetry thus has (to the point of view comprehensive enough) more features of resemblance than difference, and becomes essentially, like the planetary globe itself, compact and orbic and whole.
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