localization principle


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Noun1.localization principle - (physiology) the principle that specific functions have relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part or organ of the body
principle, rule - a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system; "the principle of the conservation of mass"; "the principle of jet propulsion"; "the right-hand rule for inductive fields"
lateralisation, laterality, lateralization - localization of function on either the right or left sides of the brain
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
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Among specific topics are convergence and the opposite results, the localization principle and classic results on fixed-point convergence, the uniform convergence and approximation, and the relations between the conjugate series and integral.
To overcome the difficulty of the inapplicability of the localization principle under coordinate rotations, contrary to Xu's theory, a method is provided by us which uses a rotation of the coordinate system after the localization principle is applied.
Omura, who has degrees in electrical engineering and in medicine, became aware of the Applied Kinesiology Dysfunction Localization Principle in which touching a dysfunctioning body area causes a large muscle (often in the arm) to weaken.