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olfactory groove of nasal cavity


Definition: the narrow groove in the nasal cavity above the agger nasi that leads from the atrium to the olfactory area.

Synonym(s): sulcus olfactorius cavi nasiTA, olfactory sulcus of nasal cavity

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