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English adjective: deltoid

1. deltoid triangular or suggesting a capital delta, with a point at the apex

Similarsimple, unsubdivided


English noun: deltoid

1. deltoid (body) a large triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint and serving to abduct and flex and extend and rotate the arm

Synonymsdeltoid muscle, musculus deltoideus

Broader (hypernym)skeletal muscle, striated muscle

Part meronymrotator cuff

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