Jacobson's organ


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Jacobson's organ

(jā′kəb-sənz, -kəp-)

Jacobson's organ

vomeronasal organ.
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When your cat gets a whiff of something really fascinating, he opens his mouth and inhales so that the scent molecules flow over the Jacobson's organ.
Key words: Vemeronasal organ, Jacobson's Organ, Vemeronasal Nerves pheromone, Olfactory pathways.