Ec`cen`tric´i`ty

n. | 1. | The state of being eccentric; deviation from the customary line of conduct; oddity. |

2. | (Math.) The ratio of the distance between the center and the focus of an ellipse or hyperbola to its semi-transverse axis. | |

3. | (Astron.) The ratio of the distance of the center of the orbit of a heavenly body from the center of the body round which it revolves to the semi-transverse axis of the orbit. | |

4. | (Mech.) The distance of the center of figure of a body, as of an eccentric, from an axis about which it turns; the throw. |

Noun | 1. | eccentricity - strange and unconventional behavior |

2. | eccentricity - (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" | |

3. | eccentricity - a circularity that has a different center or deviates from a circular pathAntonyms: concentricity - the quality of having the same center (as circles inside one another) |

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