deltoid

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English[edit]

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The deltoid muscle is highlighted in red.

Etymology[edit]

From deltoideus, which was in turn from Ancient Greek adjective δελτοειδής (deltoeidēs). See also: δέλτα (delta) the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet.

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Noun[edit]

deltoid (plural deltoids)

  1. The deltoid muscle, a triangular muscle on the human shoulder.
  2. The deltoid ligament, a triangular ligament on the human ankle.

Adjective[edit]

deltoid (not comparable)

  1. In the shape of the upper case Greek letter delta Δ; triangular.
  2. Of, or connected with the deltoid muscle
  3. (botany, of leaves) Of a triangular or roughly triangular shape and attached to the stem via the side.

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɛltoid/
  • Hyphenation: del‧to‧id

Noun[edit]

deltoid (plural deltoidok)

  1. (geometry) kite

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Polish[edit]

deltoid

Noun[edit]

deltoid m

  1. (geometry) kite

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Turkish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

deltoid (definite accusative deltoidi, plural deltoidler)

  1. (geometry) kite

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