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Found 3 items, similar to Eccentricity.

**English → Indonesian** (quick)
Definition: eccentricity
keesentrikan, kesintingan

**English → English** (WordNet)
Definition: eccentricity
eccentricity
n 1: strange and unconventional behavior
2: (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: a circularity that has a different center or deviates from a
circular path [ant: concentricity]

**English → English** (gcide)
Definition: Eccentricity
Eccentricity *\Ec`cen*tric"i*ty\*, n.; pl. Eccentricities. [Cf.
F. excentricit['e].]
1. The state of being eccentric; deviation from the customary
line of conduct; oddity.
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2. (Math.) The ratio of the distance between the center and
the focus of an ellipse or hyperbola to its
semi-transverse axis.
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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.
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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.
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