dextro- definition

  • prefix:
    • On or even to just the right; right: dextrorotation.
    • Dextrorotatory: dextrose.
    • Denoting a dextrorotatory as a type of an enantiomer.
    • On or even to suitable; right: dextrorotation.
    • Dextrorotatory: dextrose.
    • Denoting a dextrorotatory type of an enantiomer.
  • others:
    • A prefix, from L. dexter, meaning, regarding, or toward, suitable.
    • A prefix, from L. dexter, indicating, regarding, or toward, suitable.

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