Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Resembling or having the properties of an orb or disk.
  • Revolving as an orb.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Orblike; having the course of an orb; revolving.

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

  • adjective obsolete having characteristics of an orb

Etymologies

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Examples

  • And in the world of imperial corporate media, there are no such things as the Iraqi resistance (to the U.S. occupation), resistance fighters, or even a U.S. occupation; even if there are, the labels aremade to appeartoo mild or otherwise inappropriateby a flurry of inflammatory quotes from “official sources,” orby immediatelyshifting the focusonto somenegative act committed last week or even decades ago by theanti-occupationactors.

    When Corporate Media Were Imperial Shills, or: Now and Always

  • But the idea is that if it's hanging by one corner, by two corners, orby three corners but it is punched out like the tri, it counts as a vote.

    CNN Transcript - Special Event: Palm Beach Election Officials Describe Process for Counting Ballots - November 11, 2000

  • I see some other people have gotten those blue orby-thingys of "hope" released.

    Ace of Spades HQ

  • Kits are available now at select Saraiva stores in Morumbi, Ibirapuera, Center Norte, Higienópolis, and Anália Franco shopping malls in São Paulo and at www. telefonica.com.br/orby.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Kits are available now at select Saraiva stores in Morumbi, Ibirapuera, Center Norte, Higienópolis, and Anália Franco shopping malls in São Paulo and at www. telefonica.com.br/orby.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • A liberal to a 1960's era Conservative orby "pure" definition, simply is one who believes the federal government is "sovereign" and above the state government (and people evenwhen acting outsided their "legal" sphere) in powers and duties, and also believes that the Constitution is a "living document" which can be molded and shaped by governmental officials in any of the three brancheson public opinion alone, or contrary to public opinion if it so suits them or their special interests, without going through the formal amendment process contained within the Constitution itself.

    A 1960's Conservative's View: Turning The Page On The Kennedy Era

  • A liberal to a 1960's era Conservative orby "pure" definition, simply is one who believes the federal government is "sovereign" and above the state government (and people evenwhen acting outsided their "legal" sphere) in powers and duties, and also believes that the Constitution is a "living document" which can be molded and shaped by governmental officials in any of the three brancheson public opinion alone, or contrary to public opinion if it so suits them or their special interests, without going through the formal amendment process contained within the Constitution itself.

    A 1960's Conservative's View: Turning The Page On The Kennedy Era

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    The institution of christian religion

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