Or anti-clockwise direction. I want to contrast the difference between the order in which the Japanese say the cardinal directions, compared to the order Western countries say them. They say 'east west south north'. Personally, I think of this mode of thought as dimensional. But our mode of thought involves starting from a fixed point (north) and then listing the directions going in a clockwise direction. Is there an adjective which describes this?
Dextrorotary adj., rotating to the right