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right-handed

[′rīt ¦han·dəd]
(crystallography)
Having a crystal structure with a mirror-image relationship to a left-handed structure.
(design engineering)
Pertaining to screw threads that allow coupling only by turning in a clockwise direction.
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The study suggested that common snake predators that can easily eat dextral snails struggle to consume the sinistral ones.
3) displays a different kind of malformation: the sinistral half of tergite I is free, and the dextral half is joined to the sinistral half of tergite II (one can recognize the tergite because I and II differ in size).
70) dextral, thin, up to 25 mm; spire extremely acute-conical, elongate; sutures impressed, up to 5 loosely coiled whorls, growth lines inconspicuous (Harmen & Berg 1971); subfossils extremely fragile, lack periostracum.
Laborious research tells me that true soles belong to the family Soleidae and are dextral fish, meaning they have eyes on the right hand side.
And once they have this settled, they all seem to be able to orient themselves by facing in the fairly constant direction of the rising sun and distinguishing the four directions of frontal east and dorsal west, sinistral north and dextral south in the real world.
The effect of a dextral t-VNS after stimulation of the left ear was also examined for the first time.
A well-developed intersection lineation plunges gently WSW, though its mean orientation is very slightly (3[degrees]) counterclockwise of the fold axis determined from bedding orientations, consistent with a component of dextral strike-slip shear during fold tightening.
0x20 The post-mineral Classic Fault, a prominent northwest-striking dextral structure, cuts obliquely through the mafic intrusion.
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Mineralisation intersected in TRC0053 and the deeper portions of TRC0054 has been offset along a northwest oriented, dextral shear which marks the boundary between the northern Block 7 and Block 6 immediately south.
Abnormal dextral hyperstrophy of postlarval Heliaeus (Gastropoda: Architectonicidae).