olfactory stalk

olfactory stalk

[äl′fak·trē ‚stȯk]
(anatomy)
The structure that connects the olfactory bulb to the cerebrum of the vertebrate brain.
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Results are sent down the olfactory stalk to what was once called the olfactory brain, an area that is probably the oldest part of the cerebrum.
Processed results are sent down the olfactory stalk to what was once called the olfactory brain, an area that is probably the oldest part of the cerebrum.