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musculus deltoideus, deltoid muscle, deltoid
n. a large triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint and serving to abduct and flex and extend and rotate the arm

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adj. triangular or suggesting a capital delta, with a point at the apex

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Synonyms (47)

needle-shaped, acicular, acerose, acerate
adj. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves
adj. (of a leaf shape) narrowing to a slender point
adj. (of a leaf shape) having a short sharply pointed tip
adj. (of a leaf shape) tapering gradually into a long taillike tip
cordiform, heart-shaped, cordate
adj. (of a leaf) shaped like a heart
wedge-shaped, cuneate
adj. (of a leaf shape) narrowly triangular, wider at the apex and tapering toward the base
dolabrate, dolabriform
adj. having the shape of the head of an ax or cleaver
adj. (of a leaf shape) in the form of an ellipse
sword-shaped, ensiform, bladelike, swordlike
adj. shaped like a sword blade; "the iris has an ensiform leaf"
spearhead-shaped, hastate
adj. (of a leaf shape) like a spear point, with flaring pointed lobes at the base
lancelike, lanceolate
adj. (of a leaf shape) shaped like a lance head; narrow and tapering to a pointed apex
elongate, linear
adj. (of a leaf shape) long and narrow
adj. (of a leaf shape) having curvature suggestive of a lyre
adj. (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex
adj. (of a leaf shape) having a broad rounded apex and a tapering base
adj. deviating from a square or circle or sphere by being elongated in one direction
adj. (of a leaf shape) egg-shaped with the narrower end at the base
orbicular, orbiculate
adj. circular or nearly circular
adj. of a leaf shape; egg-shaped with the broader end at the base
fiddle-shaped, panduriform, pandurate
adj. (of a leaf shape) having rounded ends and a contracted center
shield-shaped, peltate
adj. (of a leaf shape) round, with the stem attached near the center of the lower surface rather than the margin (as a nasturtium leaf for example)
adj. (of a leaf) having the base united around (and apparently pierced by) the stem
kidney-shaped, reniform
adj. (of a leaf or bean shape) resembling the shape of kidney
arrow-shaped, sagittiform, sagittate
adj. (of a leaf shape) like an arrow head without flaring base lobes
spatula-shaped, spatulate
adj. (of a leaf shape) having a broad rounded apex and a narrow base
adj. without lobes

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