levorotatory le·vo·ro·ta·to·ry (lē'və-rō'tə-tôr'ē) or le·vo·ro·ta·ry (-rō'tə-rē)
Turning or rotating the plane of polarization of light to the left.
Of or relating to a chemical solution that rotates such a plane to the left.
|the estimation of something as valueless (encountered mainly as an example of one of the longest words in the English language).|
|(used as a nonsense word by children to express approval or to represent the longest word in English.)|
|levorotatory (lē'və-rō'tə-tôr'ē) Pronunciation Key
Relating to a substance that causes levorotation.