dextroposition

noun
dex·​tro·​po·​si·​tion | \ ˌdek-strō-pə-ˈzish-ən How to pronounce dextroposition (audio) \

Medical Definition of dextroposition

: displacement to the right used chiefly of the aorta

Learn More About dextroposition

Dictionary Entries Near dextroposition

dextromethorphan

dextroposition

dextropropoxyphene

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Dextroposition.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dextroposition. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!