deltoids

del·toid || 'deltɔɪd n. shoulder muscle which raises arm, deltoid muscle (Anatomy); kite, quadrilateral geometrical form having two pairs of equal sides where each pair consists of adjacent sides (Geometry) adj. of the deltoid muscle; triangular, shaped like a delta (Greek letter)

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