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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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Rat man number two - odd job man James - turned up and killed a rat.
The last four years have been a living hell for me and my family - I've been reduced from being a teacher and highly respected lifeguard to an odd job man.
The 63-year-old victim allowed odd job man Leon Brian Russell to stay at her Solihull home after he left his own address over alleged death threats.
GLASGOW, MONDAY: Police question Tobin - working as odd job man Pat McLaughlin in St Patrick's church - following Angelika's disappearance.
Maroni had arrived in Sheffield as an asylum seeker in August 2000, and while he claimed to be an odd job man, he spent most of his time alone in his dingy bedsit and rarely mixed with his fellow asylum seekers.
Then there's family friend and odd job man Martin, who keeps on appearing from nowhere.
Odd job man Terry, of Warfield, Berks, said: "It's petty to pick on a one-man band.