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Definition of the adjective dexter

What does dexter mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. on or starting from the wearer's right

Alternative definition of the adjective dexter

adjective

  1. right [as opposed to left]

Definition of the noun dexter

What does dexter mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: dexters

  1. [heraldry] The right side of a shield from the wearer's standpoint, and the left side to the viewer.
  2. right hand

Places

  1. Dexter is a city in Washtenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. Originally a village, Dexter residents voted to adopt a city charter in November 2014. The population was 4,067 at the 2010 census. Between 2000 and 2010, Dexter's population grew 62.9%, the largest population growth in the state of Michigan during that time period.
  2. Dexter is a city in Stoddard County, Missouri, United States, founded in 1873. The population was 7,864 at the 2010 census.
  3. Dexter is a town in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. The population was 3,895 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Bangor metropolitan statistical area. Dexter Regional High School, which serves Dexter as well as other nearby small towns, is located in the town.
  4. Dexter is a city in Dallas County, Iowa, United States. The population was 611 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Des Moines–West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. Dexter was named after the famous trotting horse Dexter.
  5. Dexter is a city in Cowley County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 278.
  6. Dexter is a village in Jefferson County, New York, United States. The population was 1,052 at the 2010 census. The name is derived from Simon Newton Dexter, one of the village's stockholders.
  7. Dexter is a town in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 1,266 at the 2010 census.
  8. Dexter is a city in Dexter Township, Mower County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 341 at the 2010 census.
  9. Dexter is a town in Laurens County, Georgia, United States. The population was 509 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Dublin Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  10. Dexter is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States. It is located near Dexter Lake, a reservoir of the Willamette River along Oregon Route 58.
  11. Dexter is a town in Wood County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 379 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated communities of Dexterville and Veedum are located in the town.

There are other places with in their name, like Dexter's, Dexter's Corner, Dexter Lake Club.

Phrases with Dexter

  1. Dexter Chief
  2. bend dexter
  3. Fusus Dexter
  4. Musca dexter
  5. oculus dexter
  6. Cryphalus Dexter
  7. Psyttalia Dexter
  8. Allotyphlus Dexter
  9. Chaetospania Dexter
  10. Hypothenemus Dexter
  11. Platycheirus dexter
  12. Species Fusus Dexter
  13. species Musca dexter
  14. Spirostreptus Dexter
  15. Species Cryphalus Dexter
  16. Species Psyttalia Dexter
  17. Archispirostreptus Dexter
  18. Species Allotyphlus Dexter
  19. Species Chaetospania Dexter
  20. Species Hypothenemus Dexter

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Google previewAlan Leo's Dictionary of Astrology (1929)

by Alan Leo

Horary Astrology/Dexter and Sinister Aspects 113 would be square to another in the tenth degree of Leo or Aquarius, but in opposition to one in tenth degree of Scorpio. This will also .hold good with the common and cardinal signs. There are ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Heraldica Or Complete Dictionary of Heraldry (1828)

by William Berry

a dexter hand, couped, sa. within a bordure, engr. of the same Manley. Gu. a dexter hand, couped, betw. three cinque- foils ar Worsesop. Az. a dexter hand, couped, ar Brome. Sa. three sinister hands ar Maynhelt. Gu. three sinister hands ar ...

Google previewChemical Tradename Dictionary (1997)

by Michael Ash, Irene Ash

[Dexter] Softeners, lubricants for textile processing. Dex-Lo®. [lnt'1. Bio-Synthetics] Alpha amylase; enzyme for liquefaction of starch.

Google previewMichigan Encyclopedia (1999)

by Jennifer Herman

It was adopted in 1911 as well, and is described as follows: The coat-of-arms shall be blazoned as follows: Chief, Azure, motto argent Tuebor; Charge, Azure, sun-rayed rising sinister proper, lake wavey proper, peninsula dexter grassy proper, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Iowa Place-Names (2007)

by Tom Savage

Dexter, Dallas County. Dexter was founded in June 1868 by M. J. Marshall and A. Kimball. The year before the town was established, a horse named Dexter had set a record for the mile as a trotter and was quite well known.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Armorists distinguish several parts or points in eseutcheons, in order to determine exactly the position of the bearings they are charged with ; which may be expressed by the annexed figure:— A—the dexter chief. B—the precise middle chief.

Google previewThe Redskins Encyclopedia (2009)

by Michael Richman

1995 SACKS" t Seasons Leading Team Dexter Manley. Coy Bacon Charles Mann. Ken Harvey.

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Quotes about Dexter

Don't ever let anyone steal your dreams. (Dexter Yager)
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Scrabble value of D2E1X8T1E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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