Definitions for optic chiasma
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(or chi′asm )
a site at the base of the forebrain where the inner half of the fibers of the left and right optic nerves cross to the opposite side of the brain.
Origin of optic chiasma:
optic chiasma, optic chiasm, chiasma opticum(noun)
the crossing of the optic nerves from the two eyes at the base of the brain
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