in the direction of the rotation of the hands of a clock as viewed from the front or above; circularly to the right from a point taken as the top.
directed clockwise: a clockwise movement.

1885–90; clock1 + -wise Unabridged
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clockwise (ˈklɒkˌwaɪz)
adv, —adj
in the direction that the hands of a clock rotate; from top to bottom towards the right when seen from the front

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Word Origin & History

1879, from clock + wise (n.).
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Example sentences
The concept of handedness-of left and right, say, or of clockwise and
  anti-clockwise-is deceptively simple.
As you move away from the image, they appear to rotate clockwise.
It was not swimming endlessly with the school in a clockwise gyre.
According to lore, people can fulfill a dream if they touch the foot of the
  statue after going around it three times clockwise.
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