counterclockwise rotation


counterclockwise rotation
noun
rotation to the left
Syn: ↑levorotation
Ant: ↑dextrorotation (for: ↑levorotation)
Hypernyms: ↑rotation, ↑revolution, ↑gyration

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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