right-handed Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"right-handed" in British English

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right-handedadjective

uk   us   /ˌraɪtˈhæn.dɪd/
using ​yourrighthand to write with and do most things: She's right-handed.
(Definition of right-handed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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right-handedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈrɑɪt ˈhæn·dɪd/
using the ​righthand for writing and for most other things
(Definition of right-handed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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