Delta

Delta commonly refers to:

Delta may also refer to:

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Places

Argentina

Canada

Egypt

Nigeria

People's Republic of China

United States

Culture and society

Education

  • DELTA (ELT), a professional qualification in English language teaching
  • Delta, a quadra group used in socionics

Entertainment and fiction

Companies

Organizations

Science and technology

Computer science

  • Delta (computer), a Russian ZX Spectrum clone
  • Delta encoding, a technique in computer communications and version-control

Earth sciences

Mathematics

Medicine and biology

  • Delta (genus), Old World genus of potter wasps
  • Delta (ligand), an activator of the Notch signaling pathway
  • DELTA (taxonomy), a data format used in taxonomy for recording descriptions of living things
  • Delta wave, the frequency band of brain activity between 1 and 4 hertz

Physics

  • Delta baryon, a subatomic particle with spin 3/2
  • High-leg delta, three phase electrical circuit

Vehicles

Other uses

People with the name

See also


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  • delta — delta …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Delta IV — Medium Données générales Mission Lanceur Commercial Orbite LEO et GTO Période des lancements …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Delta 2 — Delta II  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Delta 2. Une Delta II 7925 s’apprete à lancer la sonde De …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Delta C — The first Delta C launches with Explorer 18 Function Expendable launch system Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Delta D — Launch of a Delta D with Intelsat I Function Expendable launch system Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Delta J — Launch of the Delta J with Explorer 38 Function Expendable launch system Country of origin   …   Wikipedia

  • Delta M — Launch of the first Delta M with Intelsat 301 Function Expendable launch system Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • delta — [ dɛlta ] n. m. • delta du Nil XIIIe; de delta « lettre grecque » I ♦ Quatrième lettre de l alphabet grec (Δ, δ), correspondant au d. En forme de delta. ⇒ deltoïde, triangulaire. Aile (en) delta. ⇒ deltaplane. ♢ Adj. inv. Phys. Rayon delta :… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Delta A — launching Explorer 14 Function Expendable launch system Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Delta B — prior to the launch of TIROS 8 Function Expendable launch system Country of origin …   Wikipedia


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