olfactory perception

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Synonyms for olfactory perception

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

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All 3 types of sensilla (sensilla trichodea, sensilla coeloconica and sensilla auricillica) had pores on the surface, indicating their involvement in olfactory perception.
Failure to demonstrate systematic changes in olfactory perception in the course of pregnancy: A longitudinal study.
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Gently weaving her way through early Christian descriptions of pleasing heavenly Odors and the stench of moral and physical decay, Harvey reveals for her reader the significant role that olfactory perception played in early Christians' understanding and construction of their world.
In olfaction, evidence for encoding as a configuration appears to be the rule rather than the exception, and the strongest support for this idea comes from examining the ecology of olfactory perception.
LEARNING TO SMELL: OLFACTORY PERCEPTION FROM NEUROBIOLOGY TO BEHAVIOR is written by a neurobiologist and psychologist and provides a new theory of olfactory perception, making it a recommended pick for any college-level health library holding.
Learning to smell; olfactory perception from neurobiology to behavior.