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AcronymDefinition
ORBObject Request Broker (CORBA)
ORBOak Ridge Boys (band)
ORBOnline Reference Book
ORBO-Ring Boss (hydraulic seal)
ORBOfficer Record Brief
ORBOstdeutscher Rundfunk Brandenburg (German Radio and TV Station)
ORBOrganic Radical Battery
ORBOff-world Resource Base (game by Strategy First games)
ORBObservatoire Royal de Belgique (Royal Observatory of Belgium)
ORBOil Rub Bronze
ORBOperation Request Block
ORBOrebro, Sweden - Orebro (Airport Code)
ORBObject Ring Buffer (earthquake software device)
ORBOperational Review Board
ORBOptimization Research Bridge
ORBOutside Reading Book
ORBOrnate Rune Blade (Everquest game weapon)
ORBOcean Resources Branch (Hawaii)
ORBOrganizational Retaliatory Behavior
ORBOrange Belt Stages (Visalia, CA)
ORBOcean Rate Bulletin (transport industry publication)
References in classic literature ?
Because then the orb of day described such lengthened curves that it is difficult to measure exactly its height above the horizon, and grave errors may be made with instruments.
Then I went to bed, not, however, without invoking, like the Indian, the favour of the radiant orb.
Captain Nemo, furnished with a lenticular glass which, by means of a mirror, corrected the refraction, watched the orb sinking below the horizon by degrees, following a lengthened diagonal.
replied Captain Nemo, in a grave voice, handing me the glass, which showed the orb cut in exactly equal parts by the horizon.
Then, turning towards the orb of day, whose last rays lapped the horizon of the sea, he exclaimed:
God saw, Surveying his great Work, that it was good: For of Celestial Bodies first the Sun A mightie Spheare he fram'd, unlightsom first, Though of Ethereal Mould: then form'd the Moon Globose, and everie magnitude of Starrs, And sowd with Starrs the Heav'n thick as a field: Of Light by farr the greater part he took, Transplanted from her cloudie Shrine, and plac'd In the Suns Orb, made porous to receive And drink the liquid Light, firm to retaine Her gather'd beams, great Palace now of Light.
Yes, eclipses of the sun," replied Barbicane, "when the centers of the three orbs are on a line, the earth being in the middle.
And now, gently lifting up those two bright orbs which had already begun to make an impression on poor Jones, she discharged a volley of small charms at once from her whole countenance in a smile.
In addition to serving urban customers, Orb also serves rural customers where solar helps struggling families and businesses to reduce their energy expenditure and have a more reliable form of energy," it said.
Orb is already connected to major laboratories like Quest Diagnostics, helping accelerate the company's mission to be the leading provider of mobile health IT services.
After Alex and first Orb partner Jimmy Cauty's initial dalliances in Cornwall, the first major statement under The Orb name was 1989's A Huge Ever Growing Pulsating Brain That Rules From The Centre Of The Universe.
According to the posted video, the mysterious orb was moving southwest on a low altitude.