right-handed

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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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ludmilae in the asymmetry between the dextral and sinistral elements, Class III symmetry of Lane (1968).
Segun las morfologias observadas, tanto en el campo como en las fotografias aereas, presentan un movimiento dextral con componente vertical.
The maximum amount of dextral horizontal displacement resulting from the movements was 6.
La lineacion de alargamiento de minerales tiene disposiciones de subhorizontales a subverticales con disposiciones que permiten deducir vergencia al SW, lo que sugiere que la zona de deformacion pudo haber tenido componente de cizalla simple, que genera transcurrencia dextral y componente de cizalla pura, la cual genero acortamiento.
Tongue sole and stone flounder are good models for studying the L-R asymmetry, since one is sinistral flatfish and the other is dextral flatfish.
Genital pore dextral at a distance of 630 (500-640) from anterior extremity.
Dextral 0C-1801-IS PES enhances color development and long-term color stability while acting as a pigment-wetting agent and enhancing substrate wetting.
Morphological evidence of correlational selection and ecological segregation between dextral and sinistral forms in a polymorphic flatfish, Platichthys stellatus.
The breccia pipe is also offset by postmineralisation faults, with the southern limit of the breccia pipe corresponding to a fault with an interpreted relative dextral sense of movement.
La Orogenia Andina y el desplazamiento dextral y vertical de las fallas de Oca y Cuiza hacia el Mioceno, explican que unidades Cretacicas y del basamento se pongan en contacto con rocas del Mioceno Superior.
KP6 represents the interaction of Indus with Uchhri fault and finally KP7 is because of active dextral Kalabagh fault (see Figures 6a and 6b).