bregma

noun breg·ma \ ˈbreg-mə \

Definition of bregma

plural bregmata play \-mə-tə\
: the point of junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures of the skull

Origin and Etymology of bregma

New Latin bregmat-, bregma, from Late Latin, front part of the head, from Greek; akin to Greek brechmos front part of the head — more at brain


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bregma

noun breg·ma \ ˈbreg-mə \

medical Definition of bregma

plural bregmata play \-mət-ə\
: the point of junction of the coronal and sagittal sutures of the skull

bregmatic

play \breg-ˈmat-ik\ adjective

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