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olfactory bulb

noun

Definition of olfactory bulb

  1. :  a bulbous anterior projection of the olfactory lobe that is the place of termination of the olfactory nerves and is especially well developed in lower vertebrates (as fishes)



Circa 1860

First Known Use of olfactory bulb

circa 1860


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olfactory bulb

noun

Medical Definition of olfactory bulb

  1. :  a bulbous anterior projection of the olfactory lobe that is the place of termination of the olfactory nerves




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