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apogee

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishapogeeap‧o‧gee /ˈæpədʒiː/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 formalSUCCESSFUL the most successful part of something syn apex 🔊 His political career reached its apogee in the 1960s.
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apogeeAt apogee its radial velocity reaches zero, so it once again has a purely horizontal velocity.At any point on the ellipse between apogee and perigee a spacecraft will have both a horizontal and a radial velocity.It reached its apogee in a 1924 speech to the Royal Society of St George.At midnight on Friday, December 12,1919, that rocket reached its apogee.
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