olfactory bulb


olfactory bulb

noun

Definition of OLFACTORY BULB

:  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)

First Known Use of OLFACTORY BULB

circa 1860

olfactory bulb

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OLFACTORY BULB

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

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