Dextrality means: The state of being on the right-hand side; also, the quality of being right-handed; right-handedness.
Dextrally means: Towards the right; as, the hands of a watch rotate dextrally.
Dextrer means: A war horse; a destrer.
Dextrin means: A translucent, gummy, amorphous substance, nearly tasteless and odorless, used as a substitute for gum, for sizing, etc., and obtained from starch by the action of heat, acids, or diastase. It is of somewhat variable composition, containing several carbohydrates which change easily to their respective varieties of sugar. It is so named from its rotating the plane of polarization to the right; -- called also British gum, Alsace gum, gommelin, leiocome, etc. See Achroodextrin, and Erythrodextrin.
Dextro- means: A prefix, from L. dexter, meaning, pertaining to, or toward, the right
Dextro- means: having the property of turning the plane of polarized light to the right; as, dextrotartaric acid.
Dextrogerous means: See Dextrogyrate.
Dextroglucose means: Same as Dextrose.
Dextrogyrate means: Same as Dextrorotatory.
Dextronic means: Pertaining to, or derived from, dextrose; as, dextronic acid.
Zonaria means: A division of Mammalia in which the placenta is zonelike.
Zonar means: A belt or girdle which the Christians and Jews of the Levant were obliged to wear to distinguish them from Mohammedans.
Zonal means: Of or pertaining to a zone; having the form of a zone or zones.
Zona means: A zone or band; a layer.
Zonae means: of Zona
Zomboruk means: See Zumbooruk.
Zollverein means: Literally, a customs union; specifically, applied to the several customs unions successively formed under the leadership of Prussia among certain German states for establishing liberty of commerce among themselves and common tariff on imports, exports, and transit.
Zokor means: An Asiatic burrowing rodent (Siphneus aspalax) resembling the mole rat. It is native of the Altai Mountains.
Zoisite means: A grayish or whitish mineral occurring in orthorhombic, prismatic crystals, also in columnar masses. It is a silicate of alumina and lime, and is allied to epidote.
Zoilism means: Resemblance to Zoilus in style or manner; carping criticism; detraction.
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