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left-handed

[′left ¦hand·əd]
(crystallography)
Having a crystal structure with a mirror-image relationship to a right-handed structure.
(design engineering)
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Rod Laver, John McEnroe, Jimmy Conners, Guillermo Vilas, Ivan Lendl, Goran Ivanisevic, Thomas Muster and Martina Navratilova are among the legendary lefties.
Lauren Milson - organiser for the Left Handers Club in the UK - lobbies on behalf of lefties for better product design, education and provision for and about left-handedness.
977 OPS against lefties and Carlos Correa hit five home runs in 92 at-bats against lefties.
More recent research, cited in the New Yorker article, has found that lefties demonstrate superior spatial skills, mental flexibility, and working memory.
I can hit a good right line, but playing lefties had me out of my comfort zone," he said.
The researchers used data from competitive sports--where lefties appear more frequently than among the general population--to show that cultural behavior is related to handedness.
Billy the Kid, Jack the Ripper, the Boston Strangler and notorious US gangster John Dillinger were all lefties.
The long-term result is that lefties are more prone to heart attacks, strokes, and other stress-related medical problems later in life.
The staff there are all left-handedand give advice to lefties of all ages.
Depending on whose research you rely on, lefties make up 2 to 30 percent of the population.
We find it best to double up in each category, hopefully having two lefties and two righties who can spot-relieve, close, or set up.