sinistrotorsion

[sĭn′ĭ-strō-tôrshən]

n.

A twisting to the left.levotorsion

Nearby words

  1. sinistrodextral,
  2. sinistrogyration,
  3. sinistromanual,
  4. sinistropedal,
  5. sinistrorse,
  6. sinistrous,
  7. sinitic,
  8. sink,
  9. sink in,
  10. sink one's teeth into


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