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oddity

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2 something strange or unusual that is an object of interest
  • years ago circus sideshows used to display people with unusual physical features as oddities

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3 something that is different from what is ordinary or expected
  • she is an oddity in that, unlike her sisters, she avoids social media

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4 a person of odd or whimsical habits
  • an oddity with a penchant for weaving cat fur

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The first known use of oddity was in 1713

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“Oddity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oddity. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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