olfactometry

noun
ol·​fac·​tom·​e·​try | \ ˌäl-ˌfak-ˈtäm-ə-trē, ˌōl- \
plural olfactometries

Medical Definition of olfactometry

: the testing and measurement of the sensitivity of the sense of smell

Other Words from olfactometry

olfactometric \ -​tə-​ˈme-​trik How to pronounce olfactometric (audio) \ adjective

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“Olfactometry.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/olfactometry. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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