noun, plural ec·cen·tric·i·ties.
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Origin of eccentricity
synonym study for eccentricity
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Example sentences from the Web for eccentricity
The key piece of their analysis, published in a paper in October in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, is “orbital eccentricity.”
Bach-Møller and Jørgensen started by gathering the full sample of exoplanets for which researchers have already measured or estimated orbital eccentricities.
Some people shrug these off as the eccentricities often associated with brilliance.
First, we quantified the egg shapes of more than 1,400 species by determining an egg’s eccentricity — how far it deviates from a sphere — and asymmetry.
Bond says that the discovery raises more questions that may ultimately help us understand the evolution of pufferfishes, a group already awash in eccentricities.Pufferfish may be carving mysterious ‘crop circles’ near Australia|Jake Buehler|October 13, 2020|Science News
Undoubtedly, the enormous inherited fortunes of the aristocracy facilitated a certain eccentricity.
But Jenkins concedes that eccentricity is not what it once was.
Both his genius and his eccentricity are on full display in the Declaration of Independence.
“I adore them, I find them so hilarious, full of eccentricity, and full of faults,” she tells The Daily Beast in French.French Fixture Cléo Le-Tan Releases a Novel About Her Family|Rebecca Benhamou|May 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The most interesting part of eccentricity may be just how wasteful it usually is.
Fashion—Do not be too submissive to the dictates of fashion; at the same time avoid oddity or eccentricity in your dress.
He was a man of great learning and eccentricity, and devoted his long life to laborious study.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Wear what is becoming to yourself, and only bow to fashion enough to avoid eccentricity.
I must add, by way of an eccentricity, his admiration for Dargomijskys Roussalka.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
He has all the eccentricity of Rowland Hill, manifested only in a very different manner.