\ɒlfˈaktəɹˌi bˈʌlbz], \ɒlfˈaktəɹˌi bˈʌlbz], \ɒ_l_f_ˈa_k_t_ə_ɹ_ˌi b_ˈʌ_l_b_z]\
Definitions of OLFACTORY BULBS
Sort: Oldest first
Ovoid body resting on the cribriform plate of the ethmoid bone where the olfactory nerve terminates. The olfactory bulb contains several types of nerve cells including the mitral cells, on whose dendrites the olfactory nerve synapses, forming the olfactory glomeruli. The accessory olfactory bulb, which receives the projection from the VOMERONASAL ORGAN via the vomeronasal nerve, is also included here.
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
Word of the day
- lunar calendar used by Moslems; dates from 622 AD (Hegira); beginning of the Moslem retrogresses through solar year completing cycle every 32 years lunar calendar used by Muslims; dates from 622 AD (Hegira); beginning of the Muslim year retrogresses through solar completing cycle every 32 years