circular velocity

the velocity at which a body must move in order to maintain an orbit at the outer edge of the earth's atmosphere. Unabridged
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Throwing a ball with a speed slightly faster than the circular velocity, also results in an ellipse.
It is not clear to me that that wiggle can be interpreted as accurately reflecting the circular velocity there.
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