del·toid

del·toid
/ˈdɛltˌtoıd/ noun, pl -toids [count]
: a large muscle of the shoulder

well-developed deltoids

the deltoid muscles


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

См. также в других словарях:

  • del|toid — «DEHL toyd», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. shaped like the Greek delta; triangular: »a deltoid leaf. 2. of or having to do with the deltoid muscle. –n. = deltoid muscle. (Cf. ↑deltoid muscle) ╂[< New Latin deltoides < Greek deltoeid < délta… …   Useful english dictionary

  • del — del·sar·ti·an; del·ta·fi·ca·tion; del·ta·ic; del·ta·ite; del·tar·i·um; del·ta·tion; del·thy·ri·al; del·thy·ri·um; del·tid·i·al; del·tid·i·um; del·ti·ol·o·gist; del·ti·ol·o·gy; del·to·ceph·a·lus; del·to·he·dron; del·toi·dal; del·u·gi·nous;… …   English syllables

  • toid — an·a·phy·lac·toid; as·bes·toid; asth·ma·toid; ban·toid; cal·a·mi·toid; car·ci·no·ma·toid; cat·a·lep·toid; chlo·ri·toid; cho·reo·ath·e·toid; chro·ma·toid; cys·toid·ea; de·man·toid; den·toid; der·ma·toid; ec·ze·ma·toid; el·e·phan·toid;… …   English syllables

  • deltoid — del·toid …   English syllables

  • deltoid — del•toid [[t]ˈdɛl tɔɪd[/t]] n. 1) anat. a large, triangular muscle covering the joint of the shoulder, the action of which raises the arm away from the side of the body 2) anat. pertaining to or involving the deltoid 3) in the shape of a Greek… …   From formal English to slang

  • Deltoid — The muscle, roughly triangular in shape, that stretches from the clavicle (collarbone) to the humerus, the upper bone of the arm. It is contracted to move the arm away from the side of the body. * * * Resembling the Greek letter delta (Δ);… …   Medical dictionary

  • subdeltoid — Beneath the deltoid muscle; denoting a bursa. * * * sub·del·toid .səb del .tȯid adj situated underneath or inferior to the deltoid muscle <subdeltoid calcareous deposits> * * * sub·del·toid (səb delґtoid) beneath the deltoid muscle …   Medical dictionary

  • Deltoid — Del toid, a. [Gr. deltoeidh s delta shaped; de lta the name of the letter [Delta] + e i^dos form: cf. F. delto[ i]de. See {Delta}.] 1. Shaped like the Greek [Delta] (delta); delta shaped; triangular. [1913 Webster] {Deltoid leaf} (Bot.), a leaf… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deltoid — Del toid, n. [see {deltoid}, a.] the {deltoid muscle}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deltoid leaf — Deltoid Del toid, a. [Gr. deltoeidh s delta shaped; de lta the name of the letter [Delta] + e i^dos form: cf. F. delto[ i]de. See {Delta}.] 1. Shaped like the Greek [Delta] (delta); delta shaped; triangular. [1913 Webster] {Deltoid leaf} (Bot.),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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