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right-hand

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈraɪt.hænd/ us  
A2 on or to the right: In North America, vehicles drive on the right-hand side of the road.
Translations of “right-hand”
in Korean 오른쪽의, 우측의…
in Arabic عَلى يَمين…
in Portuguese da direita…
in Catalan dret…
in Japanese 右の, 右手の…
in Italian destra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 右邊的,右側的…
in Russian правый, находящийся справа…
in Turkish sağda, sağa, sağ taraftaki…
in Chinese (Simplified) 右边的,右侧的…
in Polish prawy…
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