Definitions for olfactory perception

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  1. smell, odor, odour, olfactory sensation, olfactory perception(noun)

    the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form

    "she loved the smell of roses"

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  1. Olfactory Perception

    The process by which the nature and meaning of olfactory stimuli, such as odors, are recognized and interpreted by the brain.

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