apogee LookUp
apogee LookUp


  1. a final climactic stage; “their achievements stand as a culmination of centuries of development”
  2. apoapsis in Earth orbit; the point in its orbit where a satellite is at the greatest distance from the Earth

From LookUp: Noun

  1. the highest point in the development of something; a climax or culmination the White House is considered the apogee of American achievement

  2. Astronomy the point in the orbit of the moon or a satellite at which it is furthest from the earth. • The opposite of perigee