Definition of ambidextrous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌæmbiˈdekstrəs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæmbiˈdekstrəs//
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able to use the left hand or the right hand equally well Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from late Latin ambidexter (from Latin ambi- ‘on both sides’ + dexter ‘right-handed’) + -ous.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ambidextrous