Delta

Pronunciation:
|ˈdeltə|
Root:

This term is commonly used in polyamorous communities in certain parts of the United States. The term stems from the Greek letter Delta, which looks like a stylized triangle.

Definition:

A type of polyamorous relationship, specifically a triad, which involves three people who are emotionally and/or sexually involved with all other members of the relationship.

Example:

Kimberly, Beth and Ryan were all deeply in love with one another. They are a perfect Delta relationship.

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