lobus insula

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lobus insula

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the area of cerebral cortex located internal to the lateral sulcus and separated from the adjacent frontal, parietal, and temporal opercula by the circular sulcus of the insula; composed of short and long gyri separated by the central sulcus of the insula.
See also: insula.
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However the findings also show that Wales is the most insular part in the UK with only 9% now open to working with more businesses since the downturn, this compares to the most open region, the north-east, where 41% are.