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ec·cen·tric

(ek-sen'trik), Do not confuse this word with acentric.
1. Abnormal or peculiar in ideas or behavior. Synonym(s): erratic (1)
2. Proceeding from a center. Compare: centrifugal (2).
3. Synonym(s): peripheral
[G. ek, out, + kentron, center]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

eccentric

adjective Referring to eccentricity.

noun A person whose behaviour or mannerisms are generally regarded as deviating from an accepted norm.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

eccentric

adjective Not central, peripheral noun A person not regarded as 'normal' by his peers, friends, or family
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ec·cen·tric

(ek-sen'trik)
1. Abnormal or peculiar in ideas or behavior.
2. Situated away from a center or proceeding from a center.
Compare: centrifugal (2)
3. Synonym(s): peripheral.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

eccentric

Located away from, or deviating from, the centre or from the usual position.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

ec·cen·tric

(ek-sen'trik) Do not confuse this word with acentric.
1. Abnormal or peculiar in ideas or behavior.
Synonym(s): erratic (1) .
2. Proceeding from a center.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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