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Olfaction refers to the sense of smell. This sense is mediated by specialized sensory cells of the nasal cavity of vertebrates, and, by analogy, sensory cells of the antennae of invertebrates. For air-breathing animals, the...
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Anosmia is a lack of functioning olfaction, or in other words, an inability to perceive smells. It can be either temporary or permanent. A related term, hyposmia, refers to decreased ability to smell, while hyperosmia refers to an increased ability to smell. Some people...
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Every year, thousands of people develop problems with their sense of smell. ... Olfactory, or smell nerve cells, are stimulated by the odors around us--the ...
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Your nose helps you breathe, smell, and taste. Find out how in this article for kids. ... When the smell receptors are stimulated, signals travel along the olfactory ...
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smell v. , smelled or smelt , smelling , smells . v.tr. To perceive the scent of (something) by means of the olfactory nerves ... SYNONYMS smell, aroma, odor, scent. ...
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olfaction n. The sense of smell. The act or process of smelling. ... The sense by which odors are perceived: nose, scent, smell. ...
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Smell "gives us information about place, about where we are," says Randall Reed, ... Say the smell is purple petunias, which have a rich spiciness no other petunia ...
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Smell - Definition of Smell at Dictionary.com a free online dictionary with ... Sense of smell. Relationship betwee... Effect of smell on ... Sense of smell diag...
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Smell and taste disorders are common in the general population, with loss of ... While the most common causes of smell disturbance are nasal and sinus disease, ...
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Thursday August 27th at The Downtown Independent right next door to the Smell at 8pm. ... Proceeds from the sale of the DVD are being given to The Smell. ...
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Smell and taste contribute to our enjoyment of life by stimulating a desire to ... Loss of the sense of smell may indicate sinus disease, growths in the nasal ...
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SMELL (connected etymologically with "smoulder" and "smoke"), a sensation ... In such cases smell has been appropriately termed "taste at a distance," by ...
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The inability to identify the smell of lemons, lilac, leather and seven other ... Smell identification test results from Alzheimer's disease patients, MMCI ...
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Investigating the sense of smell and its importance to human psychology, behavior, and quality of life.
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What makes a smell is something that is too small to see with your eyeball alone. ... What you smell are tiny things called odor particles. ...
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Expert articles, personal stories, blogs, Q&A, news, local resources, pictures, video and a supportive community. Getting Pee Smell Out Of Carpet - Health Knowledge ...
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Intended for elementary and secondary school students and teachers who are interested in learning about ... Try some experiments to test your sense of smell. ...
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Smell is often our first response to dangers, such as ... Smell, like taste, is a chemical sense detected by sensory cells ... Bath Creamy Yummy Smell ...
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smell. Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary. Jump to: navigation, search. Contents ... Smell the milk and tell me whether it's gone off. ...
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Your nose is an important tool, sniffing out food, danger, and love. ... Humans Smell Like Bloodhounds. How Your Nose is More Complex than a 747 ...
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