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Oddball vs. Oddity

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Oddballnoun

An eccentric or unusual person.

Odditynoun

An odd or strange thing or opinion.

Oddballnoun

(neuroscience) A deviant stimulus that appears among repetitive stimuli during an experiment, to trigger an event-related potential in the participant.

Odditynoun

A strange person; an oddball.

Oddballadjective

Exotic, not mainstream.

Odditynoun

Strangeness.

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Oddballnoun

A person with an unusual or odd personality; an eccentric person.

Odditynoun

The quality or state of being odd; singularity; queerness; peculiarity; as, oddity of dress, manners, and the like.

‘That infinitude of oddities in him.’;

Oddballnoun

Anything unusual in its class.

‘Pluto is an oddball among its eight sister planets. It's the smallest in both size and mass, and has the most elliptical orbit. It moves in a plane tilted markedly away from the other planets' orbits. Moreover, Pluto is the only planet made almost entirely of ice.’;

Odditynoun

That which is odd; as, a collection of oddities.

Oddballadjective

Eccentric; very unusual; strange; bizarre; as, an oddball request.

Odditynoun

eccentricity that is not easily explained

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Oddballnoun

a person with an unusual or odd personality

Odditynoun

a strange attitude or habit

Oddballnoun

a strange or eccentric person

‘she was seen as a bit of an oddball’;

Odditynoun

something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

Oddballadjective

strange; bizarre

‘oddball training methods’;

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