Synonyms of deltoid


1. deltoid, deltoid muscle, musculus deltoideus, skeletal muscle, striated muscle

usage: a large triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint and serving to abduct and flex and extend and rotate the arm


1. deltoid, simple (vs. compound), unsubdivided

usage: triangular or suggesting a capital delta, with a point at the apex

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Definition and meaning of deltoid (Dictionary)