lateralization lat·er·al·i·za·tion (lāt'ər-ə-lĭ-zā'shən)
Localization of function attributed to either the right or left side of the brain.
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|an obscure term ostensibly referring to a lung disease caused by silica dust, sometimes cited as one of the longest words in the English language.|