[dek-stroh-sin-uh-struh l]


passing or extending from the right to the left.
left-handed, but having the right hand trained for writing.

Nearby words

  1. dextrorotation,
  2. dextrorotatory,
  3. dextrorse,
  4. dextrorsely,
  5. dextrose,
  6. dextrotorsion,
  7. dextrotropic,
  8. dextrous,
  9. dextrously,
  10. dextroversion

Origin of dextrosinistral

Related formsdex·tro·sin·is·tral·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for dextrosinistral


[dĕk′strō-sĭnĭ-strəl, -sĭ-nĭstrəl]


Extending from right to left.

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