eccentrically


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eccentric
eccentric circles with the center of each circle marked

ec·cen·tric

 (ĭk-sĕn′trĭk, ĕk-)
adj.
1. Departing from a recognized, conventional, or established norm or pattern. See Synonyms at strange.
2. Deviating from a circular form or path, as in an elliptical orbit.
3.
a. Not having the same center: eccentric circles.
b. Having the axis located elsewhere than at the geometric center.
n.
1. One that deviates markedly from an established norm, especially a person of odd or unconventional behavior.
2. Physics A disk or wheel having its axis of revolution displaced from its center so that it is capable of imparting reciprocating motion.

[Middle English eccentrik, planetary orbit of which the earth is not at the center, from Medieval Latin eccentricus, not having the same center, from Greek ekkentros : ek-, out of; see ecto- + kentron, center (from kentein, to prick; see kent- in Indo-European roots).]

ec·cen′tri·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.eccentrically - in an eccentric or bizarre manner
2.eccentrically - not symmetrically with respect to the center
Translations
بصورَةٍ غَريبه
excentrisktmærkværdigt
sérviskulega
tuhaf bir şekilde

eccentrically

[ɪkˈsentrɪkəlɪ] ADV [behave, dress] → de manera excéntrica

eccentrically

[ɪkˈsɛntrɪkli] adv [behave, dress] → de façon excentrique

eccentrically

adv (also Tech) → exzentrisch; dress, decorateausgefallen; she eccentrically rejected itmerkwürdigerweise war sie dagegen

eccentrically

[ɪkˈsɛntrɪklɪ] adveccentricamente

eccentric

(ikˈsentrik) adjective
(of a person, his behaviour etc) odd; unusual. He is growing more eccentric every day; He had an eccentric habit of collecting stray cats.
noun
an eccentric person.
ecˈcentrically adverb
eccentricity (eksenˈtrisəti) noun
oddness of behaviour or an example of this.
References in classic literature ?
Jaggers's room was lighted by a skylight only, and was a most dismal place; the skylight, eccentrically pitched like a broken head, and the distorted adjoining houses looking as if they had twisted themselves to peep down at me through it.
Of all eccentrically planned things, from Bradshaw to the maze at Hampton Court, that room was the most eccentric.
The air, afflicted to pallor with the hoary multitudes that infested it, twisted and spun them eccentrically, suggesting an achromatic chaos of things.
From a bird's-eye view, these three burgs, the City, the Town, and the University, each presented to the eye an inextricable skein of eccentrically tangled streets.
By their battered covers and enigmatical contents, Cassandra judged them to be old school-books belonging to Uncle Trevor, and piously, though eccentrically, preserved by his daughter.
The new design with a roll-mounted eccentrically between the screening and crushing chambers and the large, constant stroke of the crusher allow a very high degree of reduction.
When Nicole Scherzinger is less eccentrically dressed than you, Kim, it's officially time to worry.
He sentenced her to ten years' imprisonment and Plant, who had acted eccentrically during the trial, shouting and crying bitterly, fainted before being carried out of the dock.
Classic Crown utilizes a 1.25mm eccentrically mounted diamond-coated crown and a patented combination of centrifugal force and differential sanding to safely modify arterial calcium.
She acts a bit eccentrically, indicating that when Jaun wrote poetry, he would be in a different frame of mind
Apart from seeking Islamabad's cooperation in the peace process in Kabul, the US also needs to stop behaving eccentrically. White House needs to treat Pakistan as a sovereign and equal state.
(3) They are eccentrically located, usually within the metaphysis of long bones, particularly around the knee.