olfactory gyrus

noun

Medical Definition of olfactory gyrus

: either a lateral or a medial gyrus on each side of the brain by which the olfactory tract on the corresponding side communicates with the olfactory area

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“Olfactory gyrus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/olfactory%20gyrus. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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