dextrorotation definition

  • noun:
    • A turning off to the right. Pre-owned especially of this plane of polarization of light.
    • In optics, rotation (specifically of this jet of polarization of light) in a clockwise course: against *levorotation.
    • rotation off to the right
    • A turning to the right. Utilized specifically associated with the jet of polarization of light.
    • In optics, rotation (specifically associated with the jet of polarization of light) in a clockwise path: opposed to *levorotation.
    • rotation off to the right

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