Dextrogyrate \Dex`tro*gy"rate\, a. [Dextro- + gyrate.] (Chem. & Opt.) Same as {Dextrorotatory}. [1913 Webster]

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  • dextrogyrate — adj. turning toward the right, pertaining to a clockwise rotation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dextrogyrate — dex·tro·gyrate …   English syllables

  • dextrogyrate — /dɛkstroʊˈdʒaɪərət/ (say dekstroh juyuhruht), / reɪt/ (say rayt) adjective → dextrorotatory …   Australian English dictionary

  • dextrogyrate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dextrogyre — adjective see dextrogyrate * * * dextrogyrate / jīˈ/ or dexˈtrogyre / jīr/ adjective Causing to turn to the right hand • • • Main Entry: ↑dextro …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dextrogerous — Dex*trog er*ous, a. (Physics & Chem.) See {Dextrogyrate}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hyaline — Hy a*line, n. 1. A poetic term for the sea or the atmosphere. The clear hyaline, the glassy sea. Milton. [1913 Webster] Our blood runs amazed neath the calm hyaline. Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) The pellucid substance, present in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Plagihedral — Pla gi*he dral, a. [Gr. pla gios oblique + ? base, seat.] (Crystallog.) Having an oblique spiral arrangement of planes, as levogyrate and dextrogyrate crystals. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clockwise — Synonyms and related words: anticlockwise, around, conservative, counterclockwise, dexter, dextral, dextrocardial, dextrocerebral, dextrocular, dextrogyrate, dextrogyratory, dextropedal, dextrorotary, dextrorse, earthward, head over heels,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • conservative — Synonyms and related words: Bircher, Bourbon, Epistle side, Methuselah, Tory, antediluvian, antique, back number, backward, bitter ender, careful, cautious, centrist, chary, circumspect, clockwise, compromiser, conformist, conservational,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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