main gauche

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EtymologyEdit

From the French main (hand) and gauche (left).

NounEdit

main gauche (uncountable)

  1. (music) In musical notation, an instruction for the pianist to use the left hand.
  2. (weaponry) A type of parrying dagger.

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Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 23:43