Definition of geocyclic in English:

geocyclic

adjective

  • Astronomy (of a planet or its path) circling the earth; relating to or involving the idea of an orbit round the earth (now rare).

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Young (1773–1829), physician and natural philosopher. After French géocyclique.

Pronunciation

geocyclic

/dʒɪəˈsʌɪklɪk//ˌdʒiːə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪklɪk//ˌdʒiːə(ʊ)ˈsɪklɪk/