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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To do with the sense of smell.

Usage examples (36)
  • As she walked past the open cesspool she wished her olfactory wasn't so keen.
  • A gene encoding a transneuronal tracer in olfactory sensory neurons.
  • In the mammalian nose, smelling takes place in tissue called the olfactory epithelium.
  • These signals are processed in what is known as the olfactory bulb, a part of the brain. for more
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