What is left?

  • (noun): The piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's left.
    Synonyms: left field
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on left:

Fetus - Circulatory System - Postnatal Development
... the pulmonary arteries, and less flows through the foramen ovale to the left atrium ... The blood from the lungs travels through the pulmonary veins to the left atrium, increasing the pressure there ... The decreased right atrial pressure and the increased left atrial pressure pushes the septum primum against the septum secundum, closing the foramen ovale, which now ...
Lung - Addtional Images
... Lungs Right Lung Right and Left Lung Left Lung Right and Left Lung. ...
Yangqin - Construction - Bridges
... From right to left, they are bass bridge, "right bridge", tenor bridge, "left bridge", and the chromatic bridge ... During playing, one is supposed to strike the strings on the left side of the bridges ... bridge" are struck on the right, and strings on the "left bridge" can be struck on both sides of the bridge ...
Ajax The Lesser - Death
... When the Greeks left without killing Ajax, despite their sacrifices Athena became so angry that she persuaded Zeus to send a storm that sank many of their ships ... When Ajax finally left Troy, Athena hit his ship with a thunderbolt, but Ajax still survived, managing to cling onto a rock ... great was their faith in him that when they drew up their army in battle, they always left one place open for him, believing that, although invisible to them, he was fighting ...
Young Left (Sweden)
... Young Left (Ung Vänster) is the youth organization of the Swedish Left Party. ...

More definitions of "left":

  • (noun): Location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east.
    Example: "She stood on the left"
  • (noun): Those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare.
    Synonyms: left wing
  • (noun): A turn to the left.
    Example: "Take a left at the corner"
  • (adv): Toward or on the left; also used figuratively.
    Example: "He looked right and left"; "the political party has moved left"
  • (adj): Of or belonging to the political or intellectual left.
  • (adj): Being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north.
    Example: "My left hand"; "left center field"; "the left bank of a river is bank on your left side when you are facing downstream"
  • (adj): Intended for the left hand.
    Example: "I rarely lose a left-hand glove"
    Synonyms: left-hand
  • (noun): The hand that is on the left side of the body.
    Example: "Jab with your left"
    Synonyms: left hand

Famous quotes containing the word left:

    Simplicity is an acquired taste. Mankind, left free, instinctively complicates life.
    Katharine Fullerton Gerould (1879–1944)

    We are trying to construct a more inclusive society.... We are going to make a country in which no one is left out.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882–1945)

    I never saw so sweet a face
    As that I stood before:
    My heart has left its dwelling-place
    And can return no more.
    John Clare (1793–1864)