Definition of bregma in English:

bregma

noun

  • The point or area of the skull where the sagittal and coronal sutures joining the parietal and frontal bones come together.

    • ‘The electrode was directed to the dorsal hippocampus, 1.7 mm posterior to the bregma.’
    • ‘The ‘bregma’, where the three bones meet, is in effect the highest part of the skull.’
    • ‘A large groove may occur extending from the bregma to the lesser wing of the sphenoid.’

Pronunciation:

bregma

/ˈbreɡmə/