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Lateral Dominance

Scope Note: 
Consistent preference for the use of the muscles and limbs on one side of the body, generally thought to be the result of the dominance of one hemisphere of the brain over the other
Category: Individual Development and Characteristics
Broader Terms
Physical Characteristics
Narrower Terms
Use this term instead of
Left Right Preference
Related Terms
Brain Hemisphere Functions
Motor Development
Neurological Organization
Physical Development
Psychomotor Skills
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966