Laevorotatory vs Levorotatory - What's the difference?

laevorotatory | levorotatory | Alternative forms |

Laevorotatory is an alternative form of levorotatory.


As adjectives the difference between laevorotatory and levorotatory

is that laevorotatory is while levorotatory is (chemistry|of an optically active compound or crystal) that rotates the plane of polarized light to the left, or anticlockwise.

laevorotatory

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • levorotatory

    English

    Alternative forms

    * laevorotatory *

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (chemistry, of an optically active compound or crystal) That rotates the plane of polarized light to the left, or anticlockwise.
  • Antonyms

    * dextrorotatory

    Synonyms

    * (symbol) l-