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Overview of noun body
1. body, organic structure, physical structure -- (the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being); "he felt as if his whole body were on fire")

2. body -- (a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity; "the whole body filed out of the auditorium"; "the student body"; "administrative body")

3. body, dead body -- (a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person; "they found the body in the lake")

4. body -- (an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects; "heavenly body")

5. torso, trunk, body -- (the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies")

6. body -- (a collection of particulars considered as a system; "a body of law"; "a body of doctrine"; "a body of precedents")

7. consistency, consistence, eubstance, body -- (the property of holding together and retaining its shape; "wool has more body than rayon"; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake")

8. body -- (the central message of a communication; "the body of the message was short")

9. body -- (the main mass of a thing)

10. soundbox, body -- (a resonating chamber in a musical instrument (as the body of a violin))

11. body -- (the external structure of a vehicle; "the body of the car was badly rusted")

Overview of verb body

from tagged texts)

1. body, personify -- (invest with or as with a body; give body to)

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