- astronomy In an orbit around the Earth, the point that is most distant from the Earth.
- astronomy rfv-sense More generally, the point in an orbit that is most distant from the center.
- The highest point.
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#*:The cult of the chief executive reached its apogee in the nineteen-nineties, a period when C.E.O.s seemed not so much to serve their companies as to embody them.
i-c|a point in an orbit around the Earth perigee
i-c|a point in an orbit perigee
trans-top|a point in an orbit around the Earth
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