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left-hand·ed

(left hand'ĕd),
Denoting the habitual or more skillful use of the left hand for writing and for most manual operations.
Synonym(s): sinistromanual

left-hand·ed

(left-hand'ĕd)
Denoting the habitual or more skillful use of the left hand for writing and for most manual functions.
Synonym(s): sinistromanual.
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Players are presented with a different set of challenges when facing lefties compared to right-handed rivals.
More positive historical lefties have included Aristotle, Alexander the Great, Winston Churchill, Terry Waite, Albert Einstein, Marie Curie and Dr Albert Schweitzer.
Although none of these findings prove that lefties are more intelligent, they do suggest that they have certain cognitive advantages.
Billy the Kid, Jack the Ripper, the Boston Strangler and notorious US gangster John Dillinger were all lefties.
Newer research suggests there is no difference between the lifespans of righties or lefties, so there.
A list of celebrated lefties does suggest a certain visionary, rule-breaking tendency: Michelangelo,Leonardo da Vinci,Picasso,Bill Clinton and Jimi Hendrix.
Some lefties I know--especially Democratic politicians--instantly know their answer to the patriotism question.
Our two lefties -- Cameron Gianettu and Edwin Colano -- are small with average velocity, but are good competitors.
After testing 42 lefties and righties, Dorothee found her bar graph is nearly the same for both.
Lefties, for example, know they have to use their right hand to open most doorknobs.
370 (17 for 46) against lefties, including an eighth-inning homer Thursday, moved Drew to third with a sharp single to left.
Although researchers have shown that for the three other snail groups tested so far, a single gene determines spiral direction, those groups' righties can mate with lefties.