ambidexterity

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Dating from the 17th century C.E.; ambidexter +‎ -ity, from Medieval Latin adjective ambidexter (utilising both hands normally), from Latin ambi- + dexter (right, handy, opportune).

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ambidexterity (uncountable)

  1. The property of being equally skillful with each hand.
  2. Superior cleverness or adaptability.

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