olfactory glomerulus(redirected from Glomerulus (olfaction))
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one of the small spheric territories in the olfactory bulb in which dendrites of mitral and tufted cells synapse with axons of olfactory receptor cells.
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A neural network found in the olfactory bulb, formed by the dendrites of mitral cells intertwined with the axons of olfactory receptor cells.
See also: glomerulus
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