eccentricity has definitions from the fields of geometry,mathematics
[ noun ] strange and unconventional behavior

Used in print

(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)

Not_only was Haumd 's intonation and phrasing without flaw , but he seemed to take every tonal eccentricity in_stride .

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unfamiliarity oddity

[ noun ] (geometry) a ratio describing the shape of a conic section; the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of the major axis


"a circle is an ellipse with zero eccentricity"

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ratio geometry

[ noun ] (geometry) a circularity that has a different center or deviates from a circular path

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concentricity circularity