OLFACTORY TUBERCLE

a tiny oval elevation close to the base of the olfactory tract which consists of auxiliary olfactory nerve cells and fibers.

OLFACTORY TUBERCLE: "The olfactory tubercle is connected to one of the three branches of the olfactory tract."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "OLFACTORY TUBERCLE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/olfactory-tubercle/ (accessed July 26, 2017).
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