olfactory bulb(redirected from bulbus olfactorius [NA6])
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The bulblike distal end of the olfactory lobe, where the olfactory nerves begin.
(Anatomy) the anterior and slightly enlarged end of the olfactory tract, from which the cranial nerves concerned with the sense of smell originate
the anterior swelling of each olfactory lobe, in which the fibers of the olfactory nerve terminate.
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|Noun||1.||olfactory bulb - one of two enlargements at the terminus of the olfactory nerve at the base of the brain just above the nasal cavities|
neural structure - a structure that is part of the nervous system