Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • By or toward the right side, as opposed to the left; dextrad.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Towards the right.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb Towards the right.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

dextral +‎ -ly

Examples

  • A new study by Hoso et al.1 demonstrates that snail-eating pareatine snakes have more teeth on their right jaws than on the left and attribute this difference to the prevalence of dextrally coiled right-handed shells in snails.

    Evolution of jaw asymmetry in snail-eating snakes

  • A new study by Hoso et al.1 demonstrates that snail-eating pareatine snakes have more teeth on their right jaws than on the left and attribute this difference to the prevalence of dextrally coiled right-handed shells in snails.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • The shells coil dextrally (right-handed, or in a clockwise direction) and have a long siphonal canal.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

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