- Informal. deltoid muscles.
Origin of delts
First recorded in 1965–70; by shortening
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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
Word Origin and History for delt
short for deltoid (q.v.).
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