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left

(Direction), adjective left hand, left-hand side, left side, leftward, near, on the other side, over there, port, portside

left

(Liberal), adjective communalistic, communistic, leftist leanings, liberal, progressive, radical, socialistic

left

(Remaining), adjective balance, continuing, extra, leftover, over, spare, staying, surplus, surplusage
Associated concepts: no child left behind, remainder
See also: abandoned, derelict
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The macaw developed a left shift after starting antibiotics rather than showing improvement in the leukocytosis.
The right and left shift keys moved the cursor night and down, respectively.
The 5 flags were adjusted in the following order: blasts, abnormal lymphocytes/lymphoblasts, immature granulocytes, atypical lymphocytes, and left shift.
Whole blood counts were normal, although differential counts demonstrated a left shift (polymorphonuclear leukocytes 80.
Advocates of the pH-stat method argue that since hemoglobin's affinity for oxygen increases as temperature decreases the addition of CO2 or decrease in ventilation (resulting in a respiratory acidosis) during this method will counter the left shift and therefore oxygen release at the tissues will be improved.
During workup, he had a white blood cell count up to 179,000 with up to 46% eosinophils and a marked left shift.
1) Although results of the total white blood cell count were within the reference range, a left shift with band cells (0.
Laboratory testing showed a peripheral leukocytosis with a left shift.