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English definition of “eccentricity”

eccentricity

noun     /ˌek.senˈtrɪs.ɪ.ti/ US  /-t̬i/
[U] the state of being eccentric: His eccentricity now extends to never washing or changing his clothes.Strange, suspicious and unnatural [C] an eccentric action: Her eccentricities get stranger by the day.Faults and mistakesStrange, suspicious and unnatural
(Definition of eccentricity noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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