FUNCTIONAL ASYMMETRY

the term for the perceptual superiority of one eye or one ear for certain stimuli. The right ear may be superior for verbal input and the left for pitch patterns.

FUNCTIONAL ASYMMETRY: "In functional asymmetry one side of the body is better at something that the other."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FUNCTIONAL ASYMMETRY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/functional-asymmetry/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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