dextrogyral definition

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    • Of or pertaining to right-handed rotation; having rotatory energy in the direction of a right-handed screw: stated of crystals or other optically energetic substances with the capacity of turning the plane of polarization of light toward the best: opposed to *levogyral.
    • Of or related to right-handed rotation; having rotatory power toward a right-handed screw: stated of crystals or any other optically energetic substances effective at switching the plane of polarization of light toward the proper: opposed to *levogyral.
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