Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A preference for using one hand as opposed to the other.
  • n. Chemistry & Physics The property that distinguishes an asymmetric from its mirror image but not from a rotated object.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The property that distinguishes an asymmetric object from its mirror image. For example, the essential difference between a left and right glove.
  • n. A preference for using one hand rather than the other.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the property of using one hand more than the other

Etymologies

handed +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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