dextropedal

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dextropedal

 [dek-strop´ĕ-d'l]
right-footed.

dex·trop·e·dal

(deks-trop'ĕ-dăl),
Denoting one who uses the right leg in preference to the left.
Synonym(s): right-footed
[dextro- + L. pes (ped-), foot]

dex·trop·e·dal

(deks-trop'ĕ-dăl)
Denoting one who uses the right leg in preference to the left.
Synonym(s): right-footed.
[dextro- + L. pes (ped-), foot]

dextropedal

(dĕks-trŏp′ĕ-dăl) [″ + pes, ped-, foot]
Having greater dexterity in using the right leg than the left.
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Jean-Paul Marna was a threat to the Mansfield back line but lifted an early chance over Alan Marriott's bar while at the other end, after 15 minutes, Jonathan Hedge parried a strongly struck right-footed angled drive from Lindon Meikle and although he was beaten by a close range finish from Ritchie Sutton shortly afterwards a push in the build up ruled out the goal for the home side.
Michael Timlin put the Robins ahead in the opening minute when he fired home right-footed from six yards.
The game produced little in the way of action until Moore sent his right-footed effort wide of the left post after 10 minutes.
When George Best arrived at Manchester United, he was exclusively right-footed.
Van Persie's opener at the Bridge came with a thunderous right-footed finish, which showed no signs that it was normally his standing leg.
Downing sent over some fine right-footed crosses, including the one which led to Julio Arca's goal, which suggests he may be the better bet on the right.
He timed it beautifully, striking a right-footed volley that goalkeeper Pat Onstad could only get a glove on before ricocheting into the net.
1-2: Former Newcastle striker Jon Dahl Tomasson blasts his right-footed effort into the corner, sending Dudek the wrong way.
1-2 John Arne Riise places his kick and Dida dives superbly to his right to deny the Norway international2-2 Brazil midfielder Kaka sends Dudek the wrong way with his firm right-footed effort into Dudek's right corner2-3 Calm side-footed penalty by Vladimir Smicer puts Liverpool within touching distance of the trophy2-3 Liverpool win after Andriy Shevchenko's effort down the middle is saved by Dudek
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Ryan volleyed home a right-footed strike from 25 yards in injury-time to cancel out a Sean Canham goal scored just minutes earlier.
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