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levo-

Definitions

combining form

  1. a US variant of laevo-

Word Origin

from Latin laevus left, on the left

laevo- or (US) levo-

Definitions

combining form

  1. on or towards the left   ⇒ laevorotation
  2. (in chemistry) denoting a laevorotatory compound   ⇒ laevulose

Word Origin

from Latin laevus left

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