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eccentricity
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
eccentricity /,eksen'trisiti/
  • danh từ
    • tính lập dị, tính kỳ cục
    • (kỹ thuật) độ lệch tâm
Concise Dictionary
eccentricities‚eksen'trɪsətɪ
noun
+strange and unconventional behavior
+(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 circularity that has a different center or deviates from a circular path

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 unconventionality, unusualness, uncommonness, irregularity, nonconformity, individuality, individualism, singularity, uniqueness, strangeness, oddness, bizarreness, distinctiveness, capriciousness, weirdness:
Why should someone be criticized for eccentricity?
2 idiosyncrasy, quirk, peculiarity, mannerism, crotchet, aberration, anomaly, oddity, curiosity, caprice:
Eating crackers in bed is only one of her eccentricities.
Advanced English Dictionary
(plural eccentricities)
+ noun
1 [U] behaviour that people think is strange or unusual; the quality of being unusual and different from other people: As a teacher, she had a reputation for eccentricity. + Arthur was noted for the eccentricity of his clothes.
2 [C, usually pl.] an unusual act or habit: We all have our little eccentricities. + I had long since grown used to the eccentricities of his driving technique.


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