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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Thus, to dribbling among cones with preferred hand on 20 m, control group is progressing from the average x [+ or -] s = 7.
We used the time needed to finish the task with the preferred hand as indicator of motor coordination (Grandjean et al.
When compared to a control subjects' preferred hand and to the ipsilateral (non-preferred) hand, the contralateral hand had a lower concordance phase value.
Farmers preferred hand shearing as it left more wool on the sheep to protect it in a harsher environment, such as the Pennine moors, but eventually the speed of modern clippers held sway.
stroke, arthritis) resulting in loss of function of the preferred hand.
Generally, performance with the preferred hand is superior to that of the non-preferred hand.

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