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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 right-hand /ˈraɪtˌhænd/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 right-hand /ˈraɪtˌhænd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Right-hand a.
 1. Situated or being on the right; nearer the right hand than the left; as, the right-hand side, room, or road.
 2. Chiefly relied on; almost indispensable.
    Mr. Alexander Truncheon, who is their right-hand man in the troop.   --Addison.
 Right-hand rope, a rope which is laid up and twisted with the sun, that is, in the same direction as plain-laid rope. See Illust. of Cordage.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: located on or directed toward the right; "a right-hand turn"
             [syn: right-hand(a)]
      2: intended for the right hand; "a right-hand glove" [syn: right(a),
      3: most helpful and reliable; "my right-hand man"