242. Left


See also 355. RIGHT .

levoduction
motion or a tendency to move to the left, as the motion of the eye.
levorotation
rotation toward the left; counterclockwise rotation, a characteristic of the plane of polarization of light. — levorotatory , adj .
levoversion
the state or process of turning to the left.
sinistrality
the state or quality of being left-handed or oriented towards the left in other ways, as a shell with counterclockwise spirals. Also sinistration . — sinistral , adj .
sinistrogyration
levorotation. Also called levogyration . — sinistrogyric , adj .

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