from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or relating to one side of the face.
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According to a new study, kids with a congenital disorder, known as hemifacial microsomia (HFM), are more likely to develop left-handedness.
• Bilateral hemifacial microsomia, with Goldenhar syndrome diagnosed at birth.
She was diagnosed with hemifacial spasm (a neuromuscular disorder characterized by frequent involuntary spasms on one side of the face).