limen insulae

[ĭnsə-lē′]

n.

The transitional band located between the anterior portion of the gray matter of the island of Reil and the posterior perforated substance, formed by a narrow strip of olfactory cortex.

Nearby words

  1. limeade,
  2. limehouse,
  3. limekiln,
  4. limelight,
  5. limen,
  6. limen nasi,
  7. limequat,
  8. limerence,
  9. limerick,
  10. limes


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