Definitions

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  • adj. protruding beyond the orbit (of the eye)
  • adj. Common misspelling of exorbitant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • External to or beyond the orbit: as, exorbital protrusion of the eyeball.

Etymologies

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From ex- +‎ orbital

Examples

  • Even if your brotherhood will take a big cut in the exorbital wages you draw, still, consider the tieup of bottom on voyages so long.

    The Earth Book of Stormgate

  • In the quietness of his new surroundings a voice summoned him from this exorbital part of life, and about the middle of October he threw up his situation and bade farewell to the camp of tents and the shoulder of Bald Mountain.

    The Wrecker

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