1. Eccentric comes to us through Middle English from the Medieval Latin word Eccentricus, but it is ultimately derived from a combination of the Greek words ex, meaning "out of," and kentron, meaning "center." The original meaning of "eccentric" in English was "not having the same center" (as in "eccentric spheres").
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2. Morphology: Lithraphidites acutus Eccentricus and Lithraphidites acutus acutus were thought to be palaeobiogeographic variants by Watkins & Bowdler (1984)
3. Corbett & Watkins (2014), however, argue that Eccentricus and acutus are separate species with overlapping ranges but with Eccentricus only occuring during the lower part of thw range of
4. Eccentric (n.) early 15c., "eccentric circle or orbit," originally a term in Ptolemaic astronomy, "circle or orbit not having the Earth precisely at its center," from French eccentrique and directly from Medieval Latin Eccentricus (noun and adjective), from Greek ekkentros "out of the center" (as opposed to concentric), from ek "out" (see ex-) + kentron "center" (see center (n.)).
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5. Halipegus Eccentricus is a monoecious, digenea parasitic trematode commonly found in true frogs in North America
6. Eccentricus is mainly found in the Eustachian tubes of a variety of frog species, its definitive host, although its life cycle involves other hosts, as is …
7. ECCEN'TRIC, ECCEN'TRIC AL, adjective [Latin Eccentricus; ex, from, and centrum, center.] 1. Deviating or departing from the center.
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8. One of the many scale-eating species from Lake Tanganyika, Perissodus Eccentricus is found in deeper waters ranging between 200 to 300 feet
9. Species: Tiarajudens Eccentricus Tiarajudens ("Tiarajú tooth") is an extinct genus of saber-toothed herbivorous anomodont which lived during the middle Permian period (Capitanian stage) in what is now Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
10. Named in 2011 from fossils found in Brazil, Tiarajudens Eccentricus was the stature of a medium dog and looked like a cross between a pig and a turtle
11. From Latin Eccentricus, from Ancient Greek ἔκκεντρος (ekkentros, "not having the earth as the center of an orbit"), from ἐκ (ek, "out") + κέντρον (kentron, "point") Examples Writing that is alive is what we call eccentric (if in English) or experimental (if in French).
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12. The newfound creature is named Tiarajudens Eccentricus — "Tiarajú" after where it was found, "dens" is Latin for "tooth," and "Eccentricus" for "eccentric." And this animal certainly was odd
13. There is a dinosaur called "Tiarajudens Eccentricus" who is a vegetarian with very large teeth
14. The new species, Tiarajudens Eccentricus [ 8] ( figure 1b ), was revealed as not only the earliest therapsid capable of dental occlusion, but also combining a suit of characters highly unusual for a herbivore, such as molariform teeth in the palate and huge sabre-caniniforms
15. Origin eccentric 1 (1500-1600) Late Latin Eccentricus, from Greek ekkentros “ out of the center ” Quizzes Take our quick quizzes to practise your vocabulary.
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17. Eccentricus (Latin) ἔκκεντρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453)) 4
18. Eccentricus from the Permian of Brazil (UFRGS PV393P, holotype)
19. Eccentricus do not grow at the same rate in different intermediate hosts, and significant differences exist in growth within intermediate and paratenic hosts
20. Tiarajudens Eccentricus has at least five prominent, leaf-shaped, upper incisiform teeth (figures 4 and 5a,e), located in the premaxilla and maxilla
21. Eccentric (adj.) 1550s, from French eccentrique and directly from Medieval Latin Eccentricus (noun and adjective; see eccentric (n.))
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22. A 260-million-year-old fossil species found in Brazil, Tiarajudens Eccentricus, was a herbivorous reptile that had canines like those of a saber-toothed cat, researchers say.
23. The way people have been talking about Tiarajudens Eccentricus, you would think that this 265 million year old cousin of ours was unique among herbivores for …
24. 1398 as a term in Ptolemaic astronomy, from Middle Latin Eccentricus, from Greek ekkentros "out of the center" (as opposed to concentric), from ek "out" + kentron "center" (see center)
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25. ME eccentrik < ML Eccentricus < LL eccentros, out of the center, eccentric < Gr ekkentros < ek-, out of (see ex-1) + kentron, center
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26. Eccentricus was one of those weird creatures
27. Eccentricus was about the size of a big dog and had a short snout
28. Eccentricus with those of Anomocephalus africanus, which lived at least 265 million years ago in what is now South Africa.
29. Centrichnus Eccentricus re-visited: A new view on anomiid bivalve bioerosion
30. When Tiarajudens Eccentricus was discovered it had some surprises install: Despite large protruding saber-tooth canines and occluding postcanine teeth, it was an herbivore.
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32. Perissodus Eccentricus is a ﬁsh native to Lake Tanganyika, Africa
33. Palaeoart anomodont Eccentricus tiarajudens paleoart permian synapsid therapsida
34. Eccentricus Britannicus has been a long time coming, three years to be precise, three years of planning, creating, writing and generally messing about until an incoherent lump became a streamlined collection.
35. Eccentricus was the first known therapsid to have its top and bottom teeth fit together for an efficient chew
36. “When Tiarajudens Eccentricus was discovered it had some surprises install: Despite large protruding saber-tooth canines and occluding postcanine teeth, it …
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38. Dabatrechus Eccentricus Ueno, 2004: Kaliwatan sa bakukangon ang Dabatrechus Eccentricus
39. Ang Dabatrechus Eccentricus sakop sa kahenera nga Dabatrechus, ug kabanay nga Carabidae
Definition of eccentric (Entry 2 of 2) 1 : a person who behaves in odd or unusual ways : an eccentric person. 2 : a mechanical device consisting of an eccentric (see eccentric entry 1 sense 2b) disk communicating its motion to a rod so as to produce reciprocating motion.
Eccen′tric, a circle not having the same centre as another: ( mech.) a contrivance for taking an alternating rectilinear motion from a revolving shaft: an eccentric fellow.— adv. Eccen′trically .— n. Eccentric′ity, the distance of the centre of a planet's orbit from the centre...
borrowed from Medieval Latin ecentricus, excentricus "not concentric with another circle, (of a planetary orbit in Ptolemaic astronomy) not having the earth exactly at its center," from Late Latin eccentros, eccentrus "not having the earth at its center" (borrowed from Greek ékkentros,...
[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 ).] American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition.