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a. not divisible by two
b. represented or indicated by a number that is not divisible by two
2. Maths (of a function) changing sign but not absolute value when the sign of the independent variable is changed, as in y=x3
3. Golf
a. one stroke more than the score of one's opponent
b. an advantage or handicap of one stroke added to or taken away from a player's score


(1) (Optical Disc Drive or Optical Digital Disc) See optical disc.

(2) (Object Data Definition) A description of the data in an object. See object.
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He was probably a lucky winner that day as Forecast appeared to have his measure when falling at the last, but Space Oddity was rallying at the time and might still have made a race of it.
The Canadian became a household name after singing Bowie's song Space Oddity while in space.
amp;nbsp;Fittingly, Hadfield chose "Space Oddity," which has amassed more than 27 million views.
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ASTRONAUT Chris Hadfield has capped his latest mission in style - with his own version of Space Oddity.
AN astronaut has said goodbye to life on the International Space Station by making a cover version of David Bowie's Space Oddity.
With deference to the genius of David Bowie, here's Space Oddity, recorded on Station.
It's quirky, unpredictable and been described in baseball circles as an oddity and "pitch of last resort.
I wrote The Idiot and the Oddity, a children's epic poem, starting on March 21, 1965, and ending 10 minutes before my 21st birthday on September 10, 1967.
The present research represents a test of the effect of adding seriation instruction to oddity instruction to produce an advantage in both forms of abstraction.
2 : the quality or state of being strange <We laughed at the oddity of the situation.
Those who do not possess key cognitive abilities, including understandings of conservation, insertions into series, and the oddity principle, are at a disadvantage when attempting to master mathematical concepts and skills that require early abstract thought.