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11 entries found for body. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: body
Pronunciation: primarystressbäd-emacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural bod·ies
1 a : the physical whole of a living or dead organism b : the trunk or main part of an organism c : a human being : PERSON
2 : the main or central part <the body of a truck> <the body of a letter>
3 : the section of a garment covering the main part of the body
4 : a mass or portion of matter different from other masses <a body of water> <a body of cold air>
5 : a group of persons or things with a common aim or character <a body of troops> <a body of laws>
6 : richness or fullness of flavor or texture

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