a 90° turn to the left, especially as a marching command.

verb (used without object), left-faced, left-fac·ing.

to execute a left-face.

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  2. left-brained,
  3. left-branching,
  4. left-eyed,
  5. left-eyed flounder,
  6. left-field,
  7. left-footed,
  8. left-footer,
  9. left-hand,
  10. left-hand buoy

left face


(used as a military command to perform a left-face).
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