levo-

See also: levo, levò, lévő, and levő

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin laevus ‎(left).

PrefixEdit

levo-

  1. Left; on the left; toward the left.
    levorotatory
  2. (chemistry) Denoting a levorotatory form of an enantiomer.
    levofloxacin, levoglucose

SynonymsEdit

  • (left): sinistro-
  • (denoting a levorotatory form): L- (abbreviation)

AntonymsEdit

Coordinate termsEdit

  • (denoting a levorotatory form): race-

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