a.1.Employing one hand; as, the one-hand alphabet. See Dactylology.
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Whether it was that Tashtego, that wild Indian, was so heedless and reckless as to let go for a moment his one-handed hold on the great cabled tackles suspending the head; or whether the place where he stood was so treacherous and oozy; or whether the Evil One himself would have it to fall out so, without stating his particular reasons; how it was exactly, there is no telling now; but, on a sudden, as the eightieth or ninetieth bucket came suckingly up --my God!
Don't turn your body on the one-hand sections; walk forward normally, firing arm extended.
Konigstein im Taunus, Germany, December 01, 2015 --( Klaus Botta designed the world's very first one-hand wristwatch back in 1986 - the UNO.
Arcade Beauty, a company occupied in the development, marketing, sale and production of multi-sensory and interactive sampling solutions, and Easysnap Technology, which has created a patented one-hand opening and dispensing unit dose, have signed into a strategic partnership.
Grand One-hand Solos for Piano, Books 4, 5 and 6, by Melody Bober.
With the recent auction of the formerly inaccessible Paul Wittgenstein Archive, with an increasing number of one-hand pianists now sustaining successful concert careers, and with more American musicologists interested in the intersections between music and disability, the once-marginalized repertoire of one-hand piano music is now ripe for historical and critical scrutiny.
These marksmanship displays included one-hand shooting short-barreled guns with unending ammunition uphill in blowing snowstorms on moving targets in the pitch dark as just a few examples.
And the height adjustment is the same, a one-hand squeeze.
The one-hand opening/closing Kalinga Pro Folders (415 and 419) have 3 7/8"-long skinning blades.
"We begin every day's training with an hour's ballet barre," says Sharon, and we've never gone onstage without a proper warmup." David admits that he still trains by plieing and pressing Sharon into the air while she stands on his hands, then continues with their one-hand aerial arabesque.
Koenigstein, Germany, November 11, 2015 --( NOVA Titan from BOTTA-Design: the high-tech one-hand watch
This requirement is one of the differences between marksmanship training, competition shooting and a gunfight, and for many years, firearms instructors commonly taught one-hand shooting with an exaggerated forward lean with the strong-side foot forward, somewhat like a fencer's lunge.