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1. electron

noun. ['ˌɪˈlɛktrɑːn'] an elementary particle with negative charge.

Synonyms

  • negatron
  • delta ray
  • photoelectron
  • lepton
  • valence electron

Etymology

  • electrum (Latin)
  • ἤλεκτρον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ἠλέκτωρ (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Electron Orbit

Sentences with electron-orbit


1. Noun Phrase
These will form the outer electron orbits of the uranium atom.

2. Noun Phrase
Twist the two ends of the wire together to close the electron orbit circle.

3. Noun Phrase
Let children explore ideas regarding how an electron orbits the nucleus.

2. orbit

noun. ['ˈɔrbət'] the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another.

Synonyms

  • point of apoapsis
  • path
  • periapsis
  • apoapsis
  • celestial orbit
  • route
  • itinerary
  • geosynchronous orbit

Antonyms

  • periapsis
  • apoapsis
  • point of periapsis
  • disesteem

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)

3. orbit

verb. ['ˈɔrbət'] move in an orbit.

Synonyms

  • orb
  • circulate
  • circle
  • revolve

Antonyms

  • embark
  • masculine
  • antapex
  • zenith

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)

4. orbit

noun. ['ˈɔrbət'] an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet".

Synonyms

  • pallet
  • approximate range
  • internationalism
  • contrast
  • extent
  • view
  • horizon
  • range
  • confines
  • purview
  • ambit
  • palette
  • internationality
  • reach
  • spectrum
  • compass
  • expanse
  • latitude
  • ballpark
  • gamut
  • scope

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • dirty
  • lose
  • nationalism

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)

5. orbit

noun. ['ˈɔrbət'] a particular environment or walk of life.

Synonyms

  • field
  • political sphere
  • land
  • political arena
  • distaff
  • kingdom
  • sphere
  • area
  • arena
  • front
  • realm
  • preserve
  • responsibility
  • environment
  • province
  • domain

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottom out
  • top out
  • fail

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)

6. orbit

noun. ['ˈɔrbət'] the path of an electron around the nucleus of an atom.

Synonyms

  • path
  • route
  • electron orbit

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • incapability

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)

7. orbit

noun. ['ˈɔrbət'] the bony cavity in the skull containing the eyeball.

Synonyms

  • eye socket
  • orbital cavity
  • cavity
  • skull
  • cavum
  • bodily cavity
  • cranial orbit

Antonyms

  • esteem
  • respect
  • exclude
  • disrespect

Etymology

  • orbita (Latin)
  • orbis (Latin)
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