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“dexterity” in British English

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dexteritynoun [ U ]

uk /dekˈster.ə.ti/ us /dekˈster.ə.t̬i/
dexterous
adjective also dextrous uk /ˈdek.stər.əs/ us /ˈdek.stɚ.əs/

a dexterous movement
dexterously
adverb also dextrously uk /ˈdek.stər.əs.li/ us /ˈdek.stɚ.əs.li/

(Definition of “dexterity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“dexterity” in American English

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dexteritynoun [ U ]

us /dekˈster·ɪ·t̬i/

the ability to use the hands skillfully in doing something:

Playing with blocks improves a child’s manual dexterity.

(Definition of “dexterity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)