short gyrus of insula

n.

Any of several short radiating gyri converging toward the base of the insula of the brain, composing the anterior two thirds of the insular cortex.

Nearby words

  1. short field,
  2. short for,
  3. short fuse,
  4. short game,
  5. short gastric vein,
  6. short hairs,
  7. short haul,
  8. short head,
  9. short hundredweight,
  10. short interest


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