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One entry found for dexterous.
Main Entry: dex·ter·ous
Variant(s): also dex·trous /primarystressdek-st(schwa-)rschwas/
Function: adjective
1 : mentally skillful and clever : EXPERT <her dexterous handling of the problem>
2 : done with skill <a dexterous maneuver>
3 : skillful with the hands
- dex·ter·ous·ly adverb
- dex·ter·ous·ness noun

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