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1(of a person or their behavior) unconventional and slightly strange:my favorite aunt is very eccentric 2 technical (of a thing) not placed centrally or not having its axis or other part placed centrally. (of a circle) not centered on the same point as another. (of an orbit) not circular.
1a person of unconventional and slightly strange views or behavior:he enjoys a colorful reputation as an engaging eccentric 2a disc or wheel mounted eccentrically on a revolving shaft in order to transform rotation into backward-and-forward motion, e.g., a cam in an internal combustion engine.
and the related word eccentricity
with a double c