lateralization lateralization

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  • (n) localization of function on either the right or left sides of the brain

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  • Brainy courage of the rainbowfish

    The boldest black-lined rainbowfish are those that are born in the wild. Also more fearless are those that analyze information with both sides of their brains. The preference to analyze and react to information with either the left or right hemisphere of the brain is called cerebral lateralization, and is widespread among vertebrates. Lateralization is seen in the preference of humans or parrots ...
    on April 10, 2014     Source: Science Daily

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