|1.||[ adjective ] preferring to use right foot or hand or eye|
"dextral individuals exhibit dominance of the right hand and eye"
|Related terms:||right-handed right-handed|
|2.||[ adjective ] of or on the right|
"a dextral gastropod shell with the apex upward has its opening on the right when facing the observer" "a dextral flatfish lies with the right eye uppermost"
|Related terms:||sinistral dexter dextrorse clockwise right-handed|