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noun [C] (AMOUNT)
数量
 
 
/ˈbɒd.i/ US  /ˈbɑː.di/
a large amount of something
大量
There is a growing body of evidence to support their claim.
有越来越多的证据支持他们的说法。
She collected a huge body of information on the subject.
她收集了大量有关这个主题的信息。
A substantial body of opinion (= A large group of people with the same opinion) is opposed to any change.
很多人反对作任何变动。
Masses and large amounts of things
formal A body of water is a large area of water, such as a lake.
水域,水体
Inland waters
(Definition of body noun (AMOUNT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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