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 (such as fishes)

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First Known Use of olfactory bulb

1851


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olfactory bulb

noun

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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