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Translation of "body" - English-French dictionary

body

noun /ˈbodi/ ( plural bodies)
the whole frame of a human being or animal including the bones and flesh corps Athletes have to look after their bodies.
a dead person cadavre The battlefield was covered with bodies. The body of a local woman has been found in the woods.
the main part of anything corps, partie principale the body of the hall.
a mass masse The police have gathered a huge body of evidence against him.
a group of people acting as one corps The Law Society is the professional body that represents lawyers in England and Wales.
bodily adjective
of the body du corps, physique bodily needs bodily fluids.
bodyguard noun
a guard or guards to protect (especially an important person) garde du corps the president’s bodyguard.
body language noun
body movements, facial expressions etc that show what a person (really) feels or thinks. langage corporel
bodywork noun
the outer casing of a car etc carrosserie The bodywork of his new car has rusted already.
(Definition of body from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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