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1. Of, relating to, or located on the right side; right.
2. Right-handed.
3. Zoology Of or relating to a gastropod shell that coils clockwise and has its aperture to the right when facing the observer with the apex upward.

dex·tral′i·ty (dĕk-străl′ĭ-tē) n.
dex′tral·ly adv.
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1) shifted the tectonostratigraphic terranes dextrally by approximately 200 km (White et al.
Basiphallus elongate and tapered posteriorly, extending well beyond base of distiphallus; postgonites equal, small and finely spinulose ventrally; distiphallus with tubular basal part bifurcating before transition into strongly dextrally recurved membranous distal part, apex with a finely spinulose glans (Fig.
Many Dinaric faults, including the Idrija Fault, formed as dip-slip normal faults and were only later dextrally reactivated (Vrabec and Fodor, 2006).