right gastro-omental vein n.
A tributary of the superior mesenteric vein that parallels the right gastro-omental artery along the greater curvature of the stomach. Also called right gastroepiploic vein.
adjective 1. on the right. 2. of, for, or with the right hand. 3. most reliable, valuable, or useful, as a helper or assistant. 4. plain-laid. 5. Also, right-handed. Building Trades. (of a door) having the hinges on the right when seen from the exterior of the building, room, closet, etc., to which the doorway […]
- Right-hand buoy
noun, Navigation. 1. a distinctive buoy marking the side of a channel regarded as the right, or starboard, side.
[rahyt-han-did] /ˈraɪtˈhæn dɪd/ adjective 1. having the right hand or arm more serviceable than the left; using the right hand by preference: a right-handed painter. 2. adapted to or performed by the right hand: a right-handed lever; right-handed penmanship. 3. Machinery. rotating clockwise. noting a helical, or spiral, member, as a gear tooth or screw […]
[rahyt-han-der, -han-] /ˈraɪtˈhæn dər, -ˌhæn-/ noun 1. a person who is right-handed, especially a baseball pitcher who throws with the right hand. 2. Informal. a slap or punch delivered with the right hand. a throw or toss, as in basketball, made with the right hand. right-hander noun 1. a blow with the right hand 2. […]