sinistrotorsion

(redirected from sinistrorotation)

sinistrotorsion

 [sin″is-tro-tor´shun]
a twisting toward the left, as of the eye.

sin·is·tro·tor·sion

(si-nĭs'trō-tōr'shŭn),
A turning or twisting to the left.
[sinistro- + L. torsio, a twisting (torsion)]

sinistrotorsion

/sin·is·tro·tor·sion/ (sin″is-tro-tor´shun) a twisting toward the left, as of the eye.

sin·is·tro·tor·sion

(sin'is-trō-tōr'shŭn)
A turning or twisting to the left.
Synonym(s): levorotation (2) , levotorsion (1) , sinistrogyration.
[sinistro- + L. torsio, a twisting (torsion)]

sinistrotorsion

a twisting toward the left, as of the eye.