Orbation
Orbation Or*ba"tion, n. [L. orbatio.] The state of being orbate, or deprived of parents or children; privation, in general; bereavement. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • Orbation — Or|ba|ti|on die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. orbatio zu orbare »(der Kinder od. der Eltern) berauben«> (veraltet) Beraubung, Verwaisung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • orbation — /orbeyshan/ Deprivation of one s parents or children, or privation in general …   Black's law dictionary

  • orbation — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Orbitude — Or bi*tude, Orbity Or bi*ty, n. [L. orbitudo, orbitas, fr. orbus: cf. F. orbit[ e]. See {Orbate}.] Orbation. [Obs.] Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orbity — Orbitude Or bi*tude, Orbity Or bi*ty, n. [L. orbitudo, orbitas, fr. orbus: cf. F. orbit[ e]. See {Orbate}.] Orbation. [Obs.] Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orbität — Or|bi|tät die; <aus gleichbed. lat. orbitas, Gen. orbitatis zu orbare, vgl. ↑Orbation> (veraltet) das Verwaistsein, Elternlosigkeit; Kinderlosigkeit …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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