levorotation definition

  • noun:
    • A counterclockwise rotation, especially for the jet of polarized light.
    • Rotation in an anticlockwise way, specifically these types of rotation of plane of polarized light.
    • Rotation in the direction of an outgoing right-handed screw; counter-clockwise rotation; -- applied mainly to your turning associated with the jet of polarization of light.
    • rotation left
  • others:
    • The rotation of this plane of polarization of light toward the left.

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