verb (used with object)

to climb (a mountain) in a circular fashion as opposed to scaling.

verb (used without object)

to climb a mountain in this way.

Nearby words

  1. orbital plane,
  2. orbital process,
  3. orbital sander,
  4. orbital velocity,
  5. orbitale,
  6. orbiter,
  7. orbiting astronomical observatory,
  8. orbiting geophysical observatory,
  9. orbiting solar observatory,
  10. orbitography

Related formsor·bi·teer·ing, noun

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