Words nearby deltoid
Origin of deltoid
OTHER WORDS FROM deltoidsub·del·toid, adjective
Examples from the Web for deltoid
The great tuberosity can be indistinctly felt on the lateral aspect of the shoulder through the fibres of the deltoid.
When the break is below the deltoid insertion the displacement of the fragments is reversed.
But the others scornfully suggested that the deltoid was a muscle; they knew, because they had dissected one that very morning.Out of the Hurly-Burly|Charles Heber Clark
A fluctuating swelling was present along the anterior border of the deltoid.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900|George Henry Makins
The two parts, united inferiorly, proceed to be inserted into the deltoid impression or infratrochiterian crest of the humerus.Artistic Anatomy of Animals|douard Cuyer