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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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References in periodicals archive ?
2) The muscular content of the perineal body can be distinguished from its fibrous tissue and the muscle thickness can be measured (unpublished data).
The distal ends of the mesh are then attached to the pubocervical fascia lateral to the bladder neck or the perineal body depending on whether the procedure involves anterior or posterior mesh placement, respectively
Perineal body length and lacerations at delivery [Electronic version].
Deering reported that women with a perineal body shorter than 3 cm had more than six times as many severe lacerations as did women with longer perineums in a retrospective study of 131 deliveries.
Perineal body (pb): the perineal body is measured from the posterior margin of the genital hiatus to the midanal opening.
Urethrocutaneous fistulae arising after anorectal surgeries should involve the posterior urethra and exit near the perineal wound posterior to the perineal body.
In addition to the shortened perineal body, the rectocele is an anatomic defect that is affecting sexual function.
Where a defective perineal body was diagnosed, a perineal repair was done.
STUDY DESIGN AND VALIDITY This small observational study looked at a range of variables hypothesized to be related to perineal laceration length, including maternal demographics, size of genital hiatus and perineal body, fetal size and presentation, duration of second stage of labor, level of experience of birth attendant, operative vaginal delivery, and episiotomy.
The objective findings in patients with hypertonus include pain on palpation to the genitalia, pain on palpation of the perineal region from 3 to 9 o'clock, or pain in the urethra, perineal body, perianal area, posterior thigh, gluteal, and abdominal areas (Costello, 1998).
Episiotomy refers to an incision into the perineal body made during the second stage of labor to expedite delivery.
Functionally, the pudendal nerve ensures the sensitivity of the perineum teguments (the glans penis, clitoris, scrotum, labia majora, skin of the central fibrous perineal body, and anus).
It is important to decide in the clinical examination whether her prolapse is related to a loss of apical support, a weakness in the distal vaginal wall, a separation or weakness in the perineal body, or some combination of these support failures.
A perineal body repair was also done vaginally in patients with a deficient perineal body as judged by rectovaginal examination.
Episiotomy is an incision into the perineal body that is made during the second stage of labor to expedite delivery.