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  • 181left-hand — left hand; left hand·er; left hand·ed·ly; left hand·ed·ness; …

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  • 182left-handed — [ˌleft ˈhændɪd] adj 1) born with a natural tendency to use the left hand to do things Ant: right handed 2) designed for or done with the left hand Ant: right handed left handedness noun [U] …

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  • 183left field — left′ field′ n. 1) spo (in baseball) a) the area of the outfield to the left of center field, as viewed from home plate b) the position of the player covering this area 2) cvb sts a position or circumstance that is remote from an ordinary or… …

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  • 184left-hand — /ˌleft hænd/ adjective belonging to the left side ● The debits are in the left hand column in the accounts. ● He keeps the personnel files in the left hand drawer of his desk …

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  • 185left wing — ► NOUN 1) the radical, reforming, or socialist section of a political party or system. [ORIGIN: with reference to the National Assembly in France (1789 91), where the nobles sat to the president s right and the commons to the left.] 2) the left… …

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  • 186left-winger — left wing ► NOUN 1) the radical, reforming, or socialist section of a political party or system. [ORIGIN: with reference to the National Assembly in France (1789 91), where the nobles sat to the president s right and the commons to the left.] 2)… …

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  • 187left-handed — ► ADJECTIVE 1) using or done with the left hand. 2) turning to the left; towards the left. 3) (of a screw) advanced by turning anticlockwise. 4) ambiguous …

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  • 188left brain — n. the left cerebral hemisphere of the human brain, which includes areas associated with logical thinking, numerical calculation, and language skills: popularly regarded as the center of rational thought left brain adj. left brained adj …

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  • 189left-hand — [left′hand′] adj. 1. being on or directed toward the left 2. of, for, or with the left hand …

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  • 190left´-foot´ed|ness — left foot|ed «LEHFT FUT ihd», adjective. 1. using the left foot more easily and readily than the right. 2. Figurative. awkward; clumsy: »a left footed recruit. –left´ foot´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 191left-foot|ed — «LEHFT FUT ihd», adjective. 1. using the left foot more easily and readily than the right. 2. Figurative. awkward; clumsy: »a left footed recruit. –left´ foot´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 192left-of-cen|ter — «LEHFT uhv SEHN tuhr», adjective. occupying a position on the left side of those in the center; holding a leftist view in politics; left wing: »a left of center candidate …

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  • 193left, right, and center — (also left and right or right and left) on all sides deals were being done left, right, and center …

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  • 194left at the altar — ◇ If you are left at the altar, you do not get married because the person you were going to marry has decided against it at the last moment. Her fiancé left her at the altar. • • • Main Entry: ↑altar left at the altar see ↑altar • • • Main Entry …

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  • 195left brain — n. The left cerebral hemisphere of the brain; in humans, it controls motor activity on the right side of the body, and in most people is the primary location for control of language, logic, and mathematical thought. [PJC] …

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  • 196left-brain — a. Of or pertaining to the left cerebral hemisphere of the brain. [PJC] …

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  • 197left-winger — n. 1. a person who belongs to the political left. Syn: socialist, collectivist, leftist. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 198Left Turn — is the name of two left wing political groups that are currently or formerly associated with the International Socialist Tendency.* Linkswende is an Austrian Trotskyist political organization, affiliated with the IST. * Left Turn (magazine) is an …

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  • 199Left Democrats — can mean:*Democrats of the Left ( Democratici di Sinistra ) a political party in Italy *Left Democrats ( Vänsterdemokraterna ) a minor political party in Sweden …

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  • 200Left-bank Ukraine — ( uk. Livoberezhna Ukrayina ; ru. Levoberezhnaya Ukraina ; pl. Lewobrzeżna Ukraina) is a historic name of the part of Ukraine on the left (East) bank of the Dnieper River, comprising the modern day oblasts of Chernihiv, Poltava and Sumy as well… …

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