body

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noun – 1. the whole of a person or an animal 2. the main part of a person, but not the arms or legs 3. the main part of an aeroplane, system, text, etc. The body of an aircraft is also called the ‘airframe’. A flow-control valve consists of a body and a floating valve. 4. a large mass of liquid or gas, body of air a large quantity of air behaving in a particular way 5. an object. Acceleration is the rate of change of velocity of a body.

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