eccentric bit

eccentric bit

[ek¦sen·trik ′bit]
(design engineering)
A modified chisel for drilling purposes having one end of the cutting edge extended further from the center of the bit than the other.
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Typically eccentric bit of space-filling on the part of this painter.
Harold doubtless will be remembered,'' Lord concludes, ``by scholars studying Neapolitan history and by a few people interested in the self-centered ruminations of a highly cultivated and eccentric bit player in the social and artistic spectacle of his era.
As is customary for a Hollywood rom com, the film is stuffed with eccentric bit part players, including a stoner psychic played by Napoleon Dynamites's Jon Heder.
Back then--late in the summer of '85--an afternoon of drag delirium was little more than a predictably eccentric bit of neighborhood fanfare, not the mass public spectacle the celebration would soon become.