Definition of Insular. Meaning of Insular. Synonyms of Insular

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Definition of Insular

Insular
Insular In"su*lar, a. [L. insularis, fr. insula island: cf. F. insulaire. See Isle.] 1. Of or pertaining to an island; of the nature, or possessing the characteristics, of an island; as, an insular climate, fauna, etc. 2. Of or pertaining to the people of an island; narrow; circumscribed; illiberal; contracted; as, insular habits, opinions, or prejudices. The penury of insular conversation. --Johnson.
Insular
Insular In"su*lar, n. An islander. [R.] --Berkeley.

Meaning of Insular from wikipedia

- Insular is an adjective used to describe: An island Someone who is isolated and parochial Insular may also refer to: Insular Chile Insular region of Colombia...
- The insular cortex (also insula and insular lobe) is a portion of the cerebral cortex folded deep within the lateral sulcus (the fissure separating the...
- Insular dwarfism, a form of phyletic dwarfism, is the process and condition of large animals evolving or having a reduced body size when their po****tion's...
- Insular script was a medieval script system invented in Ireland that spread to Anglo-Saxon England and continental Europe under the influence of Irish...
- otherwise known as the "Insular Regions" Insular Region (Colombia) Insular Region (Equatorial Guinea) Insular Region (Venezuela) Insular Southeast Asia Autonomous...
- Insular G (font:Ᵹ ᵹ; image: ) is a form of the letter g somewhat resembling a tailed z, used in the medieval insular script of Great Britain and Ireland...
- Insular art, also known as Hiberno-Saxon art, was produced in the post-Roman history of Ireland and Britain. The term derives from insula, the Latin term...
- An insular area of the United States is a U.S. territory that is not one of the 50 states and is not a Federal district. Article IV, Section 3, Clause...
- Insular Celtic languages are a group of Celtic languages that originated in Britain and Ireland, in contrast to the Continental Celtic languages of mainland...
- A city is a large human settlement. It can be defined as a permanent and densely settled place with administratively defined boundaries whose members work...
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