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Body (IPA: /ˈbɑdi/)


Body (n.)

The material organized substance of an animal, whether living or dead, as distinguished from the spirit, or vital principle; the physical person.

Body (n.)

The trunk, or main part, of a person or animal, as distinguished from the limbs and head; the main, central, or principal part, as of a tree, army, country, etc.

Body (n.)

The real, as opposed to the symbolical; the substance, as opposed to the shadow.

Body (n.)

A person; a human being; -- frequently in composition; as, anybody, nobody.

Body (n.)

A number of individuals spoken of collectively, usually as united by some common tie, or as organized for some purpose; a collective whole or totality; a corporation; as, a legislative body; a clerical body.

Body (n.)

A number of things or particulars embodied in a system; a general collection; as, a great body of facts; a body of laws or of divinity.

Body (n.)

Any mass or portion of matter; any substance distinct from others; as, a metallic body; a moving body; an aeriform body.

Body (n.)

Amount; quantity; extent.

Body (n.)

That part of a garment covering the body, as distinguished from the parts covering the limbs.

Body (n.)

The bed or box of a vehicle, on or in which the load is placed; as, a wagon body; a cart body.

Body (n.)

The shank of a type, or the depth of the shank (by which the size is indicated); as, a nonpareil face on an agate body.

Body (n.)

A figure that has length, breadth, and thickness; any solid figure.

Body (n.)

Consistency; thickness; substance; strength; as, this color has body; wine of a good body.

Body (v. t.)

To furnish with, or as with, a body; to produce in definite shape; to embody.

Body

Physical structure of a living creature

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Body of a guitar

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1984 single by The Jacksons

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Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Well, Lord, is the soul the same as the body, is the soul one thing and the body another ?"" - Gautama Buddha

Example Sentence (Quote)

"(...) the body is a temple with ten senses, and we must install God in our hearts within this temple. This body is a moving temple of the Lord. He (Haidakhan Babaji) wants us to make this temple so beautiful that wherever it goes, people would like to worship, have great reverence for it, and try to gain knowledge from it." - Body

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [After throwing body parts in a lake] Is it soup yet?" - Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [O]nly in a homogeneous and isotropic space can the traditional concept of a rigid body be maintained." - Howard P. Robertson

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A faultless body and a blameless mind." - Mind


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