inner Lagrangian point

inner Lagrangian point

(lă-grayn -jee-ăn) See equipotential surfaces; Lagrangian points.
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inner Lagrangian point

[¦in·ər lə′gran·jē·ən ‚pȯint]
(astronomy)
A Lagrangian point that lies between two primary bodies on the line passing through their centers of mass, and through which mass transfer may occur between them. Also known as conical point.
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