left colic vein n.
A tributary of the inferior mesenteric vein, accompanying the left colic artery and draining the left flexure and the descending colon.
left-eyed adj. Tending to use the left eye instead of the right when doing work or using an instrument that permits the use of one eye only.
- Left-eyed flounder
[left-ahyd] /ˈlɛftˌaɪd/ noun 1. any of several flat-fishes of the family Bothidae, having both eyes on the left side of the head.
[left-feys] /ˈlɛftˈfeɪs/ Military noun 1. a 90° turn to the left, especially as a marching command. verb (used without object), left-faced, left-facing. 2. to execute a left-face. interjection 1. (used as a military command to perform a left-face).
noun 1. Baseball. 2. Slang. a position or circumstance that is remote from an ordinary or general trend. Idioms 3. out in left field, Slang. completely mistaken; wrong. adjective 1. (informal) regarded as being outside the mainstream; unconventional adjective Unorthodox; unexpected; wacky: Abril stuffs her first starring role in an American movie with the kind […]