laterality laterality

Definition(s):

  1. (n) localization of function on either the right or left sides of the brain
  2. (n) the property of using one hand more than the other
  3. (n) superior development of one side of the body

Usage(s):

  1. Investigations seemed to indicate that high intelligence is associated with a high degree of laterality or at least with stability (that is, not with ambidexterity).
  2. Thinking We are mocked, first by the old mammalian snare, then, snared by the final uni-laterality of all flesh to which birth is given; not only not knowing when we may be .
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