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Either of the first pair of cranial nerves that conduct impulses from the mucous membranes of the nose to the olfactory bulb.
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(Anatomy) either one of the first pair of cranial nerves, supplying the mucous membrane of the nose
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either one of the first pair of cranial nerves, consisting of sensory fibers that conduct to the brain the impulses from the mucous membranes of the nose.
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The nerve that carries sensory information on smell from the nose to the brain. The olfactory nerve is a cranial nerve.
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|Noun||1.||olfactory nerve - a collective term for numerous olfactory filaments in the nasal mucosa|
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
sensory system - the body's system of sense organs
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n. nervio olfatorio, controla el sentido del olfato
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