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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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When making purchases, left-handers are 30 percent slower than right-handers.
It is this day, the International Left-handers Day which brings all left-handers into the limelight, in an effort for the right-handed world to understand left-handers in a better light, and having done so, to support their situation to make their survival an easier task.
There was a left-hander interviewee who was subjected to suppression and he started stammering as a consequence.
With the exception of James Garfield of the 19th century, all the left-handers were in the 20th century.
The lower release point gives the pitches more movement, making the left-hander more effective.
Huff has drawn comparisons to stylish NewYork Mets' left-hander Tom Glavine, one of his favorite players.
That means Saenz will start three of the four games in this series, including against Pirates left-handers Paul Maholm on Wednesday night and Oliver Perez on Thursday.
He's the guy in the bullpen who might get the call down the pennant stretch when AL opponents send to the plate their power-hitting left-handers - Ortiz, Oakland's Eric Chavez, Texas' Hank Blalock and Seattle's Raul Ibanez.
Schoeneweis notes he hasn't been replaced in the Angels bullpen since they traded him to the White Sox on July 29, 2003, though the Angels have used left-hander Jake Woods in the bullpen this season.
Elsewhere on the injury front, Tracy said left-hander Odalis Perez (shoulder) will make at least one more rehabilitation start for Triple-A Las Vegas after his next scheduled one Monday, when Perez is slated to throw 50-55 pitches.
Another option: One day after Hee-Seop Choi's walk-off home run on the first pitch he saw from Minnesota left-hander Terry Mulholland, Tracy said he might be more inclined to start the lefty-hitting Choi against left-handers.
Hart will start ace Tyler Fick, a 6-foot-2 senior left-hander who is 6-2 with a 2.