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body

noun [C] (AMOUNT)
數量
 
 
/ˈbɒd.i/ US  /ˈbɑː.di/
a large amount of something
大量
There is a growing body of evidence to support their claim.
有越來越多的證據支持他們的説法。
She collected a huge body of information on the subject.
她收集了大量有關這個題目的資訊。
A substantial body of opinion (= A large group of people with the same opinion) is opposed to any change.
很多人反對作任何變動。
Masses and large amounts of things
formal A body of water is a large area of water, such as a lake.
水域,水體
Inland waters
(Definition of body noun (AMOUNT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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