from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive & transitive verb To go or cause to go out of orbit.
  • noun The act or process of going out of orbit.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To cause to leave orbit.
  • verb intransitive Of an orbiting object, such as a satellite, to leave orbit.


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