Meaning of HANDEDNESS in English


noun Date: 1915 a tendency to use one hand rather than the other, 2. the property of an object (as a molecule) of not being identical with its mirror image ; chirality, either of the two configurations of an object that may exist in forms which are nonidentical mirror images

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