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body

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