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body

noun   /ˈbɒd·i/ ( plural bodies)
A1 all of a person or animal cuerpo the human body
A2 a dead person cadáver Police found the body in a field.
B1 the main part of a person’s or animal’s body, not the head, arms, or legs tronco a dog with a thin body and short legs
a group of people who have joined together for a particular reason organización a governing body an advisory body669
(Definition of body from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

body

noun /ˈbodi/ ( plural bodies)
the whole frame of a human being or animal including the bones and flesh cuerpo Athletes have to look after their bodies.
a dead person cadáver The battlefield was covered with bodies The body of a local woman has been found in the woods.
the main part of anything cuerpo, parte principal the body of the hall.
a mass conjunto, colección The police have gathered a huge body of evidence against him.
a group of people acting as one cuerpo The Law Society is the professional body that represents lawyers in England and Wales.
bodily adjective
of the body corporal, físico bodily needs bodily fluids.
bodyguard noun
a guard or guards to protect (especially an important person) guardaespaldas the president’s bodyguard.
body language noun
body movements, facial expressions etc that show what a person (really) feels or thinks lenguaje/expresión corporal, lenguaje gestual I could tell from his body language that he was not comfortable with the situation.
body piercing noun
the practice of making a hole through a part of your body (apart from the ear lobe) in order to attach a piece of jewellery/jewelry such as a ring or stud; piercing. Pirsin
a piece of jewellery/jewelry such as a ring or stud which is attached to part of your body by means of a specially made hole; piercing Pirsin He was covered in body piercings.
bodywork noun
the outer casing of a car etc carrocería The bodywork of his new car has rusted already.
(Definition of body from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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