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leftward: Directed to the left, relative to the direction of growth along an explicit or implicit axis of reference. See also rightward (dextrorse).[1]
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Example(s): Example sentences from FNA : [1] Peduncle erect, 10–40 (–60 )cm 1.2–2.5 mm, distinctly compressed, usually twisted leftward, margin with a stout, scabrous rib. [2] Stems twined leftward, white villous when young, soon glabrescent.


  1. Categorical Glossary for the Flora of North America Project, by Robert W. Kiger and Duncan M. Porter. 2001. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation.