HyperDic: olfactory_nerve

English > 1 sense of the expression olfactory nerve:
NOUNbodyolfactory nerve, nervii olfactorii, first cranial nervea collective term for numerous olfactory filaments in the nasal mucosa
English > olfactory nerve: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningA collective term for numerous olfactory filaments in the nasal mucosa.
Synonymsnervii olfactorii, first cranial nerve
Part ofsensory systemThe body's system of sense organs
Broadercranial nerveAny of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
Spanishnervio olfatorio
Catalannervi olfactori

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