What is deltoid?

  • (adj): Of a leaf shape; suggesting a capital delta, with a point at the apex.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Deltoid (delta-shaped) can refer to:

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Some articles on deltoid:

Wade Barrett - Personal Life
... Bennett has three tattoos barbed wire on his left deltoid, which he later expanded to cover the entire deltoid, a tribal design directly underneath the first tattoo, and a rose on his right deltoid with ...
Rear Delt Raise - Hyper Extension Form
... row end Another option for doing a raise to target the posterior deltoid is hyperextending the glenohumeral joint ... The lat is no longer an extensor at this point, so it is primarily the posterior deltoid and long head of the triceps that perform hyperextension ... This is also a static-active stretch for the anterior deltoid and biceps ...
Cat Anatomy - Muscles - Deltoid - Spinodeltoid
... A stout and short muscle lying posterior to the acromiodeltoid ... It lies along the lower border of the scapula, and it passes through the upper arm, across the upper end of muscles of the upper arm ...
Deltoid Tuberosity
... In human anatomy, the deltoid tuberosity is a rough, triangular area on the anterolateral (exterior-front) surface of the middle of the humerus to which the deltoid muscle attaches ...
... Deltoid (delta-shaped) can refer to The deltoid muscle, a muscle in the shoulder Kite (geometry), also known as a deltoid, a type of quadrilateral A ...

More definitions of "deltoid":

  • (noun): A large triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint and serving to abduct and flex and extend and rotate the arm.
    Synonyms: deltoid muscle, musculus deltoideus