It is therefore a conic section having its eccentricity equal to unity.
His whole kingdom was to be unified; Judaism was an eccentricity and as such doomed to extinction.
All the known minor planets have the same common direction, but their orbits generally have a greater eccentricity and mutual inclination.
Most of the orbits are remarkably eccentric ellipses, the average eccentricity being about 0.5.
Jeffrey naturally declined to appoint a man who, in spite of some mathematical knowledge, had no special qualification, and administered a general lecture upon Carlyle's arrogance and eccentricity which left a permanent sense of injury.