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Meaning of "apogean" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF APOGEAN

apogean  [ˌæpəˈdʒiːən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF APOGEAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Apogean is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES APOGEAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of apogean in the English dictionary

The definition of apogean in the dictionary is occurring when a heavenly body is at its apogee.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH APOGEAN


Aegean
iːˈdʒiːən
aeon
ˈiːən
Arctogaean
ˌɑːktəˈdʒiːən
Augean
ɔːˈdʒiːən
Caribbean
ˌkærɪˈbiːən
eon
ˈiːən
epigean
ˌepɪˈdʒiːən
Fijian
fiːˈdʒiːən
hygeian
haɪˈdʒiːən
hypogaean
ˌhaɪpəˈdʒiːən
Korean
kəˈriːən
lien
ˈliːən
Neogaean
ˌniːəʊˈdʒiːən
Notogaean
ˌnəʊtəˈdʒiːən
pantheon
pænˈθiːən
pean
ˈpiːən
perigean
ˌpɛrɪˈdʒiːən
Pyrenean
ˌpɪrəˈniːən
sien
ˈsiːən
Tupian
tuːˈpiːən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE APOGEAN

apodosis
apodous
apodyterium
apoenzyme
apogaeic
apogamic
apogamous
apogamously
apogamy
apogeal
apogee
apogeic
apogeotropic
apogeotropism
apograph
apolaustic
apolipoprotein
apolitical
apoliticality
apolitically

WORDS THAT END LIKE APOGEAN

bean
Boolean
cetacean
Chilean
clean
dean
European
gean
hypogean
Indian Ocean
jean
lean
mean
Mediterranean
Muskhogean
Muskogean
ocean
sean
South Korean
the Caribbean

Synonyms and antonyms of apogean in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «apogean» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF APOGEAN

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The translations of apogean from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «apogean» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

apogean
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de apogeo
570 millions of speakers

English

apogean
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

apogean
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

apogean
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

apogean
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

apogean
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

apogean
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

apogean
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Apogean
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

apogean
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

apogean
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

apogean
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apogean
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

apogean
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

apogean
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अॅपियीन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

apogean
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

apogean
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

apogean
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

apogean
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

apogean
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

apogean
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

apogean
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

apogean
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

apogean
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of apogean

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «APOGEAN»

The term «apogean» is used very little and occupies the 192.844 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «APOGEAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about apogean

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «APOGEAN»

Discover the use of apogean in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to apogean and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa
Conversely, when an apogean tide coincides with a neap tide, the range will be uncommonly low. Professor Olson's research included calculations based on “ harmonic analysis.” He found only two dates in 1943 when apogee occurred within ...
Joseph Alexander, 2014
2
Ocean Energy: Tide and Tidal Power
Apogean tidal currents are characterized by a less than usual speed at apogean tides. Those tides, which have a decreased range, occur when the moon nears its apogee. Apogean ranges occur, usually, one to three days after apogee,2 The  ...
R. H. Charlier, Charles W. Finkl, 2009
3
A New Treatise on Astronomy, and the Use of the Globes, in ...
Hence the spring tides that occur soon after the moon passes the perigean point, are unusually high ; and on the contrary, the neap tides that occur soon after she passes the apogean point, are unusually low. These are therefore called the ...
James M'Intire, 1850
4
Rebuilding Modern Physics
The first step of the experiment is to take various successive, apogean, digital photographs of the Full Moon disc from multiple longitudinal coordinates along the terrestrial equator, strictly at sea level, during one same calendar day, in such a ...
Enrique Morales-Riveira, 2009
5
An elementary treatise on astronomy. ...
Its peculiar effect when the apsides lie in quadratures (which is a modification of its general effect) is, since it varies as the distance, to augment the Perigean Gravity, which is the greatest, by the least quantity, and to augment the Apogean  ...
Robert Woodhouse, 1818
6
Geography For Upsc Prelims, 3E
Apogean and Perigean Tide The orbit of the moon around the earth is elliptical. Due to this fact, the distance between the moon and the earth keeps changing. The tidal magnitude also varies due to the varying distance between the earth and ...
Singh
7
A Treatise on Astronomy Theoretical and Practical by Robert ...
The hioon's parallax not only varies in one revolution, from its perigean to its apogean, but the parallaxes which are the greatest and, least in one revolution, remain not of the same value, during successive revolutions : theymay not be the  ...
‎1823
8
A Treatise on Astronomy, Theoretical and Practical
The I\Ioon's parallax not only varies in one revolution, from its perigean to its apogean, but the parallaxes which are the greatest and least in one revolution, remain not of the same value, during successive revolutions : they may not be the  ...
Robert Woodhouse, 1823
9
Was Einstein Wrong?
Let's proceed now to state the basis for an experimental proof of Earth's gravitational subordination to Earth-Moon binary gravitational system's barycentre: The first step of the experiment is to take various successive, apogean, digital ...
Enrique Morales-Riveira, 2004
10
The Precambrian Earth: Tempos and Events
... consistent with semi-monthly neap—spring— neap tidal cyclicity. Alternating thicker and thinner neap—spring—neap cycles (Fig. 7.5-3a) are comparable to monthly anomalistic, perigean—apogean tidal signatures reported by Kvale et al.
P.G. Eriksson, Wladyslaw Altermann, D.R. Nelson, 2004

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «APOGEAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term apogean is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Meet the Director for the Mighty Band of Blue!
He is a founding member of both the Apogean Brass Quintet and the Tristar Brass Quintet and has performed with the Nashville Wind ... «South Cheatham Advocate Newspaper, Aug 13»
2
Does a supermoon have a super effect on us?
To notice the difference, you would need to see the apogean (smallest) full moon ... The maximum difference between apogean and perigean moons is about 73 ... «EarthSky, Jun 13»
3
How You Can Name Pluto's New Moons
I suggest"Apogean,Apogee(far from the Earth),Ethos(accustomed place). drj2206 5pts. I suggest "BEYOSPEC" & "RETROSPEC". MKE. «TIME, Feb 13»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Apogean [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/apogean>. Nov 2019 ».
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