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"left-hand" in British English

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left-handadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈleft.hænd/  us   /ˈleft.hænd/
A2 on or to the ​left: the left-hand ​side

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(Definition of left-hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"left-hand" in American English

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left-handadjective [not gradable]

 /ˈleftˌhænd/
on or to the ​left: the left-hand ​column
(Definition of left-hand from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “left-hand”
in Arabic يَسارا…
in Korean 왼쪽의…
in Portuguese esquerdo…
in Catalan a mà esquerra…
in Japanese 左(側)の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 左侧的,左边的…
in Turkish sol taraf…
in Russian левый, находящийся слева…
in Chinese (Traditional) 左側的,左邊的…
in Italian a/sulla sinistra…
in Polish lewy…
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