left-handedness
noun see left-handed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Left-handedness — is the preference for the left hand over the right for everyday activities such as writing. Most left handed people favor their right hand for some activities, and many exhibit some degree of ambidexterity. [… …   Wikipedia

  • Left-handedness — Left hand ed*ness, Left handiness Left hand i*ness ( [i^]*n[e^]s), n. The state or quality of being left handed; awkwardness. [1913 Webster] An awkward address, ungraceful attitudes and actions, and a certain left handiness (if I may use the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • left-handedness — kairiarankystė statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Kairės rankos dominavimas rašant, dirbant. Jį lemia įgimtos organizmo savybės (genotipas) arba išmokimas veikti kairia ranka (fenotipas). Kairiarankystė nėra trūkumas – ji taip pat natūrali… …   Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • left-handedness — kairiarankystė statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Naudojimasis daugiau kaire ranka negu dešine. Kairiarankystė dažniausiai yra įgimta ir žmogui nekenkia. Kairiarankiai sportininkai (pvz., sportinių žaidimų ir dvikovos sporto… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • left-handedness — left hand·ed·ness nəs n the quality or state of being left handed …   Medical dictionary

  • left-handedness — left hand·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • left-handedness — noun 1. the status of being born of a morganatic marriage • Hypernyms: ↑status, ↑position 2. preference for using the left hand • Syn: ↑sinistrality • Derivationally related forms: ↑sinistral ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • left-handedness — preference for using the left hand, state of using the left hand …   English contemporary dictionary

  • left-handedness — See left handedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • left-handedness — noun The state of being left handed …   Wiktionary

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