Definitions for deasilˈdi zəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dea•silˈdi zəl(adv.)

  1. clockwise.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Scottish

    Ref: Compare withershins.

Origin of deasil:

1765–75; < ScotGael, Ir deiseal, MIr dessel=dess right, south +sel turn, time

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  1. deasil(Adverb)

    Clockwise; following the direction of the sun's movement in the Northern Hemisphere.

  2. Origin: From Gaelic deiseil

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