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island of Reil

[ rahyl ]
/ raɪl /
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Origin of island of Reil

Named after J. C. Reil (died 1813), German physician
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British Dictionary definitions for island of Reil

island of Reil
/ (raɪl) /

noun
another name for insula

Word Origin for island of Reil

after Johann Reil (died 1813), German physician
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Medical definitions for island of Reil

island of Reil
[ rīl ]

n.
An oval region of the cerebral cortex, lateral to the lentiform nucleus, and buried in the fissure of sylvius.insula
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