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ODD

Abbreviation for oculodentodigital dysplasia (syndrome).

ODD

Abbreviation for:
oxygen-dependent degradation

ODD

Abbreviation for oculodentodigital dysplasia.
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Unlike Jude and Ajax, but like Sula, Shadrack returns to the "soft voices" of his people to regain his power and maintain his identity, and, together with Sula, his oddness shapes the Bottom.
Crawford carefully balances the intensity and oddness of their private lives with a good portion of humor.
Throughout this courageous work, Hoffman investigates the oddness of the processes, technological and otherwise, that we invent in order to remember.
The oddness of O'Connor's fiction is that one finds strong Protestant theological features almost randomly matched with Catholic ones, the Calvinism of Hazel Motes in Wise Blood, for example, juxtaposed with the ironic portrayal of Sabbath Lily as a parody of the Madonna--a Catholic contextualization in the narrative symbolism, as it were, alongside Protestant ones.
Every now and then, though, a race crops up that throws the oddness of this situation into relief.
Take, for example, the oddness of August's vocation.
The dusty, rather dowdy country of cacti and kibbutzes presented to visitors through the official publications of the tourism ministry leaves no clue as to the vibrancy, the oddness, the intensity of the place.
But this oddness is only the reverse, witty side of the perception in the Holocaust poems of something radically uncanny about man - abysmally so when he puts on boots and marches people into boxcars, astonishingly so when as victim he manages, despite everything, to survive.
But what remains unclear is whether they value the family in spite of their oddness or because of their oddness.
McLynn is not out to politicise the Victorian explorer, but he stirs some muddy psychological waters when mulling over the oddness of the male psyche when let loose in Africa -- a fascinating if not lucid read.
If you add to this structural issue the huge depreciation of the lira against the dollar in recent months, partly because of the fight over interest rates, the oddness of the energy price increase disappears.