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the act of exercising controlling power or the condition of being so controlled

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superior development of one side of the body

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the organic phenomenon in which one of a pair of alleles present in a genotype is expressed in the phenotype and the other allele of the pair is not

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To determine if there is an association between sidedness of cell phone use and auditory or language hemispheric dominance, the Henry Ford team developed an online survey using modifications of the Edinburgh Handedness protocol, a tool used for more than 40 years to assess handedness and predict cerebral dominance.
Subjects, who write by hand in a non-inverting position (normal), present cerebral dominance in opposition to preferential utilization of the upper limb.
CEREBRAL DOMINANCE ASSOCIATED WITH THE LABOUR PERFORMANCE OF TEACHERS IN A UGEL OF LIMA
However, eyedness has been questioned as a direct indicator of cerebral dominance (4,33) because of crisscrossing of optic fibers; footedness seems a better indicator (34), though both are least susceptible to environmental influences (13).
For Caldas, cerebral dominance is a fundamental characteristic of the process of species evolution, with the left hemisphere and its functions representing the new acquisition of the human species that distinguished it from other species, as proposed in the concept of dominance.
Large influences on cerebral dominance may have only small influences on the location of the handedness distribution.