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body shopnoun [C]

/ˈbɒd.i ˌʃɒp/ /ˈbɑː.di ˌʃɑːp/
a business where the outside parts of vehicles are repaired: The door panel was dented in the accident but I got it fixed at the body shop.
(Definition of body shop from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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body shopnoun [C]

uk   us  
a place where the main metal parts of cars can be repaired: Her husband works for $12 an hour washing cars at a body shop.
PRODUCTION the part of a car factory where the main metal parts of cars are built before the other parts are added: The body shop is critical to a car plant.
(Definition of body shop from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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