What does human body mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame, form, flesh(noun)

    alternative names for the body of a human being

    "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"


  1. Human body

    The human body is the entire structure of a human organism, and consists of a head, neck, torso, two arms and two legs. By the time the human reaches adulthood, the body consists of close to 100 trillion cells, the basic unit of life. These cells are organised biologically to eventually form the whole body.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Human Body

    The human being as a non-anatomical and non-zoological entity. The emphasis is on the philosophical or artistic treatment of the human being, and includes lay and social attitudes toward the body in history. (From J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of human body in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of human body in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Adrianne Haslet-Davis:

    These are human body parts.

  2. Walt Whitman:

    If any thing is sacred the human body is sacred.

  3. Andrea Kavanagh:

    I can't believe he did it, it's truly astonishing, what the human body can endure is fascinating.

  4. Eric Hoffer:

    We have rudiments of reverence for the human body, but we consider as nothing the rape of the human mind.

  5. Alex Kumar:

    By watching how the human body and mind adapts in Antarctica, we can plan and predict what would happen in space.

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