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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: spiraling upward from right to left; "sinistrorse vines" [syn: sinistrorse, sinistrorsal]

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. rising towards the left, esp. of the spiral stem of a plant. Etymology: L sinistrorsus f. sinister left + vorsus past part. of vertere turn

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sinistrorse Sin"is*trorse`, a. [See Sinistrolsal.] Turning to the left (of the spectator) in the ascending line; -- the opposite of dextrorse. See Dextrorse.



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