variant of levo-. Unabridged
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laevo- or (US) levo-
combining form
1.  on or towards the left: laevorotation
2.  (in chemistry) denoting a laevorotatory compound: laevulose
[from Latin laevus left]
levo- or (US) levo-
combining form
[from Latin laevus left]

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