- ability in using one hand more skillfully than, and in preference to, the other
- Chem. the structural property of an asymmetrical molecule or object which has the mirror-image structure of another molecule or object
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- A preference for using one hand as opposed to the other.
- Chemistry & Physics The property that distinguishes an asymmetric from its mirror image but not from a rotated object.
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