Definition of olfactory lobe in English:

olfactory lobe

noun

Anatomy Zoology
  • The area of the vertebrate cerebral hemisphere concerned with the processing of olfactory stimuli and reactions.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From olfactory + lobe.

Pronunciation

olfactory lobe

/ɒlˌfakt(ə)ri ˈləʊb/