a structure found on the inside of the nuclear membrane of female cells that takes a dark stain and indicates by its presence the sex of the individual
physical adornments such as tattoos and piercings
A body bag is a specially designed large plastic bag which is used to carry a dead body away, for example when someone has been killed in an accident or in battle.
a wide belt used to support the back, or to provide protection or warmth
A body blow is something that causes great disappointment and difficulty to someone who is trying to achieve something.
a style of skintight clothing that emphasizes the contours of the body
the main part of an advertisement, as opposed to headlines, etc
the amount of fat on a person's body
hair that grows on the body as opposed to the head or face
denoting or relating to fast bowling aimed at the batsman's body
the ratio of a person's weight to their height
a microphone attached to the body
Body odor is an unpleasant smell caused by sweat on a person's body.
a part of a human body
the basic shape of members of an animal phylum ; the general structure each individual organism assumes as it develops
a place where the bodywork of motor vehicles is built or repaired
The size of something is how big or small it is. Something's size is determined by comparing it to other things, counting it, or measuring it.
to lift and throw (someone) to the ground, as in wrestling
to ride a wave by lying on it without a surfboard
a beauty treatment in which the body is covered in lotion and wrapped tightly in strips of cloth in order to promote weight loss or improve skin tone
the compact area of a nerve cell that constitutes the nucleus and surrounding cytoplasm, excluding the axons and dendrites
a mass of fatty tissue in insects, used as an energy source during hibernation and metamorphosis
a mass of nutrients attached to a seed coat, which attracts ants and thus aids dispersal of the seed
a body that emits radiation in constant proportion to the corresponding black-body radiation
(of an aircraft) having a wide fuselage, esp wide enough to contain three rows of seats abreast
Your body is all your physical parts, including your head, arms, and legs.
Your body is all your physical parts, including your head, arms, and legs .
a hypothetical body that would be capable of absorbing all the electromagnetic radiation falling on it
Body armor is special protective clothing that people such as soldiers and police officers sometimes wear when they are in danger of being attacked with guns or other weapons .
Body armour is special protective clothing which people such as soldiers and police officers sometimes wear when they are in danger of being attacked with guns or other weapons .
the internal cavity of any multicellular animal that contains the digestive tract, heart, kidneys, etc. In vertebrates it develops from the coelom
the fair block of an opponent who has the puck by bumping with the body, shoulder to hip, from the front or side
Your body clock is the internal biological mechanism which causes your body to automatically behave in particular ways at particular times of the day.
a painting technique using opaque watercolour paint in which the pigments are bound with glue and the lighter tones contain white
the number of people killed
a person who substitutes for a star for the filming of a scene that involves shots of the body rather than the face
fluids in the body such as blood, semen, and saliva
to give shape or form to
a horror film genre in which the main feature is the graphically depicted destruction or degeneration of a human body or bodies
an individual's concept of his or her own body
skin lotion for use on the body
Body odour is an unpleasant smell caused by sweat on a person's body.
a person who smuggles illicit drugs in balloons, condoms, or similar plastic bags which have either been swallowed or inserted in the rectum or vagina
a blow to the body of an opponent
a product designed to exfoliate the skin
If a person is body searched, someone such as a police officer searches them while they remain clothed. Compare → strip-search .
(esp in football games ) the act or an instance of swerving past an opponent