What does the word Ambidexter mean?

  • 1. Having equal facility in the use of both hands. 2. One who can write and do other acts equally well with either hand.

  • One who uses both hands with equal facility. Celsus says the surgeon ought to he 'non minus sinistra quam dextra promptus. One of the aphorisms of Hippocrates says, that a woman is never ambidexter. This is a mistake.

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