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olfactory nerve

Saltos de línea: ol¦fac|tory nerve

Definición de olfactory nerve en inglés:

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Anatomy
Each of the first pair of cranial nerves, supplying the smell receptors in the mucous membrane of the nose.
Example sentences
  • These bundles of nerves constitute the 1st cranial nerve, the olfactory nerve.
  • Actually what is known is that in infection models in rats, you get the virus through the olfactory nerves, from the nose to the brain.
  • I had known of a link with the smelling cells, the olfactory nerve cells, or neurons, in the nose, but not the eyes.

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