main gauche

adverb (or adjective)
\ maⁿˈgōsh \

Definition of main gauche

: with the left hand used as a direction in keyboard music abbreviation M.G.

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History and Etymology for main gauche

French, literally, left hand, from main hand + gauche left

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“Main gauche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/main%20gauche. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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