noun see right-handed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Right-handedness — Right hand ed*ness, n. The state or quality of being right handed; hence, skill; dexterity. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Right-handedness — Someone who is right handed will prefer to use this hand for everyday activities, such as writing, maintaining personal hygiene, cooking and so forth. According to a variety of studies, anywhere from 70% to 90%Cite… …   Wikipedia

  • right-handedness — dešiniarankystė statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Dešinės rankos geresnis valdymas, vyravimas abiejų rankų veikloje. Dešiniarankystė būdinga maždaug 90% žmonių. atitikmenys: angl. dextrality; right handedness vok.… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

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

  • right-handedness — right handed·ness …   English syllables

  • right-handedness — noun preference for using the right hand • Syn: ↑dextrality • Derivationally related forms: ↑dextral (for: ↑dextrality), ↑right handed • Hypernyms: ↑handednes …   Useful english dictionary

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

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

  • right handedness — the preferential use in voluntary motor acts of the right hand …   Medical dictionary

  • right-handed — right handedness, n. /ruyt han did/, adj. 1. having the right hand or arm more serviceable than the left; using the right hand by preference: a right handed painter. 2. adapted to or performed by the right hand: a right handed lever; right handed …   Universalium

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