Meaning of HANDEDNESS in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ -nəs ]


Date: 1915

1. : a tendency to use one hand rather than the other


a. : the property of an object (as a molecule) of not being identical with its mirror image : chirality

b. : either of the two configurations of an object that may exist in forms which are nonidentical mirror images

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.