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