Pronunciation: (dek"strō-rō'tu-tôr"ē, -tōr"ē), [key]
turning to the right, as the rotation to the right of the plane of polarization of light in certain crystals and the like. Symbol: d- Also,dex•tro•ro•ta•ryPronunciation: (dek"strō-rō'tu-rē). [key]
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