[ delts ]
/ dɛlts /
Informal. deltoid muscles.
- deltoid ligament,
- deltoid muscle,
Origin of delts
First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening
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Examples from the Web for delt
For a few minutes the flames stood up, snapping far into the air, and throwing detached ribbons of fire toward the Delt buildings.The Bail Jumper|Robert J. C. Stead
short for deltoid (q.v.).
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