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left-face

[left-feys]Military
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noun
  1. a 90° turn to the left, especially as a marching command.
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verb (used without object), left-faced, left-fac·ing.
  1. to execute a left-face.
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left face

interjection
  1. (used as a military command to perform a left-face).
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  • Holes caused by these reverse shots, and even shells themselves, are still seen in the ruins of the left-face casemates.

    Fort Sumter National Monument, South Carolina

    Frank Barnes