Meaning of L- in English


Symbol, Biochem.

(of a molecule) having a configuration resembling the levorotatory isomer of glyceraldehyde: printed as a small capital, roman character (disting. from D-). Cf. l- .

1. Chem. levo-.

2. U.S. Mil. (in designations of light aircraft) liaison: L-15.

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