Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • On or to the right; right: dextrorotation.
  • Dextrorotatory: dextrose.

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  • Denoting a dextrorotatory form of an enantiomer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A prefix, from L. dexter, meaning, pertaining to, or toward, the right.

Etymologies

Latin, from dexter, on the right side.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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