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Definition of Dextrorotatory

Dextrorotatory
Dextrorotatory Dex`tro*ro"ta*to*ry, a. [Dextro- + rotatory.] (Chem. & Opt.) Turning, or causing to turn, toward the right hand; esp., turning the plane of polarization of luminous rays toward the right hand; as, dextrorotatory crystals, sugars, etc. Cf. Levorotatory.

Meaning of Dextrorotatory from wikipedia

- rotation. A chemical compound that causes dextrorotation is called dextrorotatory or dextrorotary, while a compound that causes levorotation is called...
- enantiomer is dextrorotatory and which is levorotatory. Rather, it indicates the compound's stereochemistry relative to that of the dextrorotatory or levorotatory...
- the left. Fructose is even more strongly levorotatory than glucose is dextrorotatory. Invert sugar syrup, commercially formed by the hydrolysis of sucrose...
- is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is the active dextrorotatory enantiomer of ibuprofen. Most ibuprofen formulations contain a racemic...
- antitussive or cough suppressant and dissociative hallucinogen. It is the dextrorotatory-stereoisomer of racemorphan, the levo-half being levorphanol. Dextrorphan...
- is available in tablet form as "Stadium" made by Menarini. It is the dextrorotatory stereoisomer of ketoprofen. Short-term treatment of mild to moderate...
- enantiomers, levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine. Dextroamphetamine is the dextrorotatory, or 'right-handed', enantiomer and exhibits more pronounced effects...
- structure Dextroamphetamine (dexamfetamine, (D)-amphetamine), the drug's dextrorotatory enantiomer Levoamphetamine (levamfetamine, (L)-amphetamine), the drug's...
- exists in three optically different forms; the dextrorotatory one is obtained by the oxidation of dextrorotatory camphor and is used in pharmaceuticals. Acidum...
- D- and L-, according to the sense of rotation: D-glyceraldehyde is dextrorotatory (rotates the polarization axis clockwise), while L-glyceraldehyde is...
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