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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.]

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]
Translations

in·su·la

n. ínsula, lóbulo central del hemisferio cerebral.
References in classic literature ?
seu in insula exeunte in fluvio Secanoe, juxta pointam juardini regalis, executatoe sint
There was Gandalin, the squire of Amadis of Gaul, that was Count of the Insula Firme, and we read of him that he always addressed his lord with his cap in his hand, his head bowed down and his body bent double, more turquesco.
Siendo esto asi, como lo es, que si acaso viniere a verte cuando estes en tu insula alguno de tus parientes, no le deseches ni le afrentes; antes le has de acoger, agasajar y regalar; que con esto satisfaras al cielo que gusta que nadie se desprecie de lo que el hizo, y corresponderas a lo que debes a la naturaleza bien concertada (Cervantes 1988: 341).
Brain activity was recorded, and the data showed that activity was high in the insula, an area of the brain associated with acute pain.
En una oscura y lluviosa tarde invernal --era la del domingo, 14 de febrero de 1999-- consultaba el estupendo ejemplar de Isidoro Maiquez y el teatro de su tiempo (1902), de Emilio Cotarelo y Mori, que habia comprado hacia anos en la simpatica Libreria de Insula, en el numero 9 de la madrilena calle del Carmen, cuando de entre las paginas del libro se me cayo al suelo una postal.
The island occupies approximately the position of Newfoundland and is labeled "Vinlanda Insula.
de optimo reipublicae statu, deque nova insula Utopia (1516; "Concerning the highest state of the republic and the new island Utopia").
The 2008 Quick-Service Drive-Thru Performance Study, Conducted by Insula Research, Identifies Chick-fil-A As the Top Quick-Service Drive-Thru
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The right insula of the brain, which is associated with control, became active when people saw those images while sipping on the walnut drink.