levorotation

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le·vo·ro·ta·tion

 (lē′və-rō-tā′shən)
n.
A counterclockwise rotation, especially of the plane of polarized light.

levorotation

rotation toward the left; counterclockwise rotation, a characteristic of the plane of polarization of light. — levorotatory, adj.
See also: Left, Light
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Noun1.levorotation - rotation to the left
gyration, revolution, rotation - a single complete turn (axial or orbital); "the plane made three rotations before it crashed"; "the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year"
clockwise rotation, dextrorotation - rotation to the right
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There's the Laevo exoskeleton, which "takes away gravity" with muscle support, and the Third Eye goggle attachment that reveals heat signatures, letting users "see in the dark".
pectus digitis pultat, cor credo evocaturust foras; ecce avortit: nixus laevo in femine habet laevam manum, dextera digitis rationem computat, feriens femur dexterum.
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