Excentricity

Ex`cen`tric´i`ty


1.(Math.) Same as Eccentricity.
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The most mortifying instance of this pursuit of mundane recognition, for Carrera, is offered by the poet on television who, as in the sad spectacularization of Adriano Spatola at the "Maurizio Costanzo Show" that Giulia Niccolai recalls, degrades himself by feeding his own provocative excentricity to a medium and an audience only able to demean his art, taking it for silly triviality if not even madness.
Variations in pith excentricity and ring width in teak (Tectona grandis L.
In order to convert the omnidirectional pattern of the conical antenna into a directional one, the first approach is to change the circular aperture of the cone by an elliptical one with an excentricity of 0.44 but maintaining the circular ground plane (Figure 3 shows the modifications to an elliptical cone where the minor axis is 54 mm).
According to Linda Hutcheon, the "ex-centric" is someone who finds himself at the margins, and "excentricity" is the state of being at the margin, the border of the edge: "The ex-centric, the off-center: ineluctably identified with the center it desires but is denied" (60).
The very title is the synonym for excentricity [sic].
Toward the end of the essay, Lacan answers his own question, saying that man is confronted with "the self's radical excentricity to itself." He places great importance upon this, describing it as "the truth discovered by Freud" (171).
This is done by segmentation of the image and inspection of the object excentricity. With this method square shaped road signs are eliminated.
For the Demon-king's objectives, this excentricity is a complex spatial trope which contains the multiple impulses of family, nation, and empire but in this essay's focus his use of that space is being redefined as a project of revolutionary counterorders.
(45) For further discussion of the signifier-sensitive ethos, and the use of puns, see Stephen Hart, 'James Joyce and Cesar Vallejo: Excentricity and the Disinherited Mind', Quinquereme, 9 (1986), 171-89.
Corrections of clocks at 30s i ntervals are published by JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) but there is conflict with IGS orbits due to different approach to introduction of corrections from excentricity of phase centers of antennas on satellites between JPL and IGS.
Six months earlier his wife Clover, his own particular Fireside, who had shared his pleasure in irony and horseback riding and the drama of national politics, whose "excentricity" suited him down to the ground, had committed suicide.
In such a case each Riksu mesocycle might last about 400 Ka and submesocycle about 100 Ka, corresponding to the duration of the Milankovitch cycles caused by the excentricity of the Earth's orbit.