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Synonyms for body

Synonyms for body

the physical frame of a dead person or animal

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

a group of people organized for a particular purpose

the main part

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a separate and distinct portion of matter

a measurable whole

body forth: to represent (an abstraction, for example) in or as if in bodily form

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a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person

an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects

a collection of particulars considered as a system

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the central message of a communication

the main mass of a thing

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a resonating chamber in a musical instrument (as the body of a violin)

the external structure of a vehicle

invest with or as with a body

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Body dysmorphic disorder and nonweight-related body image concerns in individuals with eating disorders.
The term, body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) has been formerly attributed to wide array of nomenclatures in medical literature as dysmorphophobia, dysmorphic syndrome, dermatologic hypochondriasis, or dermatologic nondisease in different contexts.
For the study, the researchers examined brain scans of 14 adults with body dysmorphic disorder and 16 adults without the disorder.
Conclusion: Considering the high prevalence of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) among rhinoplasty candidates, psychiatric evaluation is advisable before surgery to avoid unnecessary operations and patient dissatisfaction.
Muscle dysmorphia: An under recognized form of body dysmorphic disorder.
For Scientists the findings were astonishing because they had only expected that starring at mirror could adversely affect those with the medical condition called Body Dysmorphic Disorder a condition that make its sufferers become more concerned about their looks or shape.
Cash and colleagues (2004) propose that body image disturbance lies on a continuum where less severe negative body image can be considered body image dissatisfaction, while the extreme end of the continuum contains greater distress consistent with Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD).
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) affects men and women equally.
This study analyzed the psychometric properties of the second version of the Assessment Scale for Body Dysmorphic Disorder (AS-BDD).
Sadly for anyone living with body dysmorphic disorder, things are a little different.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Three criteria for diagnosing body dysmorphic disorder could increase to four under a proposal aimed at requiring that the patient demonstrate repetitive behaviors or mental acts in response to appearance concerns at some point during the course of the disorder.
The prevalence of body dysmorphic disorder has been reported as about 2% in nationwide epidemiologic studies, 2%-13% in nonclinical student samples, and 13%-16% in psychiatric inpatients.
It was due to his body dysmorphic disorder, an obsessive belief in perceived personal physical defects.