DOMINANCE

1. Exercising an influence over others. 2. Tendency for one hemisphere of our brain to exert a greater influence. 3. Genetics. Ability of one allele to determine a phenotype. See dominant allele- dominant trait.

DOMINANCE: "In genetic traits one allele will show dominance over another."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOMINANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dominance/ (accessed July 15, 2019).
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