Definitions for "Dextrorotatory"
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.
Able to rotate plane-polarized light in a clockwise fashion.
dextrorotary. Compare with levorotatory. Having the property of rotating plane-polarized light clockwise.