left-hand

adjective
\ ˈleft-ˈhand How to pronounce left-hand (audio) , ˈlef-ˈtand \

Definition of left-hand

1 : situated on the left

First Known Use of left-hand

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Left-hand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/left-hand. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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left-hand

adjective
How to pronounce left-hand (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of left-hand

: located closer to your left hand : located on the left side
: made for the left hand

left-hand

adjective
\ ˈleft-ˈhand \

Kids Definition of left-hand

1 : located on the left side the left-hand corner of the paper

left-hand

adjective
\ ˈleft-ˈhand, ˈlef-ˈtand How to pronounce left-hand (audio) \

Medical Definition of left-hand

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : situated on the left

left hand

noun

Medical Definition of left hand (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : the hand on a person's left side
2 : the left side

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