Ambidextral Am`bi*dex"tral, a. Pertaining equally to the right-hand side and the left-hand side. --Earle. [1913 Webster]

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  • ambidextral — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ambidexter — ambidextral, adj. /am bi dek steuhr/, adj. 1. Archaic. ambidextrous. n. 2. Obs. an ambidextrous person. [1525 35; < LL; see AMBI , DEXTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dextrality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Dextrality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 dextrality dextrality Sgm: N 1 right right right hand Sgm: N 1 dexter dexter offside starboard PARAG:Dextrality >Adj GRP: Adj 1 Sgm: Adj 1 dextra …   English dictionary for students

  • ambidextrous — Synonyms and related words: Janus like, Machiavellian, adaptable, adjustable, all around, ambidexter, ambidextral, amphibious, artful, bifacial, bifold, biform, bilateral, binary, binate, biparous, bivalent, conduplicate, crafty, crooked, cunning …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ambidextrous — /æmbiˈdɛkstrəs / (say ambee dekstruhs) adjective 1. able to use both hands equally well. 2. unusually skilful; facile. 3. Obsolete double dealing; deceitful. Also, ambidextral. –ambidextrously, adverb –ambidextrousness, noun …   Australian-English dictionary

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