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Miri - Body

Miri is a Xitsonga word meaning "Body" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of body
- Body n
- The entire physical structure of an organism (especially an animal or human being); "he felt as if his whole body were on fire" [syn: {organic structure}, {physical structure}]
- Body of a dead animal or person; "they found the body in the lake" [syn: {dead body}]
- A group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity; "the whole body filed out of the auditorium"
- The body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies" [syn: {torso}, {trunk}]
- An individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects; "heavenly body"
- A collection of particulars considered as a system; "a body of law"; "a body of doctrine"; "a body of precedents"
- The external structure of a vehicle; "the body of the car was badly rusted"
- The property of holding together and retaining its shape; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake" [syn: {consistency}, {consistence}]
- The central message of a communication; "the body of the message was short" v : invest with or as with a body; give body to [syn: {personify}] [also: {bodied}]
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