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He wore a wedding ring on his left hand.
Your left eye looks sore.
She had seriously damaged her left knee in the previous game.
the bottom left corner of the screen
We took a left turn when we should have gone right.
the left and right margins
I tried dancing classes, but I've got two left feet.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of left from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.