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right–handed

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adjective right–hand·ed \-ˈhan-dəd\

Medical Definition of right–handed

  1. 1:  using the right hand habitually or more easily than the left

  2. 2:  relating to, designed for, or done with the right hand

  3. 3:  having the same direction or course as the movement of the hands of a watch viewed from in front

  4. 4:  dextrorotatory

right–handed

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