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adj. un·hand·i·er, un·hand·i·est
1. Difficult to handle or manage; unwieldy.
2. Lacking manual skill or dexterity.

un·hand′i·ly adv.
un·hand′i·ness n.
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1. in a clumsy or awkward manner
2. in an inconvenient manner
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