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

  • n. A left-handed person.
  • n. An advocate or member of the political left.
  • adv. With the left hand or in a left-handed manner: throws lefty; bats lefty.

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  • n. One who is left-handed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right; a left-handed person.
  • n. a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand.

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

  • n. a baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand
  • n. a person who uses the left hand with greater skill than the right

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