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in·su·la

 (ĭn′sə-lə, ĭns′yə-)
n. pl. in·su·lae (-lē′)
An oval region found in each hemisphere of the cerebral cortex, lateral to the lentiform nucleus and situated within the sylvian fissure, involved in sensation, emotion, and autonomic function. Also called island of Reil.

[New Latin īnsula, from Latin, island.]
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insula

(ˈɪnsjʊlə)
n, pl -lae (-ˌliː)
(Anatomy) a pyramid-shaped area of the brain within each cerebral hemisphere beneath parts of the frontal and temporal lobes. Also called: island of Reil
[Latin, literally: island]
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in·su·la

n. ínsula, lóbulo central del hemisferio cerebral.
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