body process


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n body process an organic process that takes place in the body "respiratory activity"
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In literature:

The central authority is obviously the most suitable body to supervise the process of adjustment.
"The Settlement of Wage Disputes" by Herbert Feis
Of course the pasteurizing process does not change the fat content, but its "body" is apparently so affected.
"Outlines of Dairy Bacteriology, 8th edition" by H. L. Russell
The body, as this heresy taught, was superior to natural process; it was neither corrupted nor corruptible.
"Monophysitism Past and Present" by A. A. Luce
After the procession of the statues passed along, there came bodies of troops, with trumpets sounding and banners flying.
"Alexander the Great" by Jacob Abbott
Proper breathing is a cleaning process for the interior of the body.
"The Voice" by Frank E. Miller
The process consists of rubbing a mixture of body color, without thinning, over a surface previously painted and dried.
"The Painter in Oil" by Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
His body processes only slowed down enough for him to dispel fatigue poisons.
"The Planet with No Nightmare" by Jim Harmon
PROCESS: Mix ingredients in the order given and fill body of pigeons.
"Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners" by Elizabeth O. Hiller
I doubt whether the body of Captain le Harnois at all accompanied the procession.
"Walladmor:" by Thomas De Quincey
The larva pierces the vessels of the plant with sharp processes at the hinder end of its body.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 6" by Various

In poetry:

Honest & cruel, peace now to his soul.
He never loved his body, being full of dents.
A wrinkled peace to this good man.
Henry is half in love with one of his students
and the sad process continues to the whole
as it swarmed & began.
"Dream Song 121: Grief is fatiguing. He is out of it" by John Berryman

In news:

The actress - who recently stripped naked in the pages of Playboy again to mark her 40th birthday - realised she had to boost her sexual skills once the ageing process started to impact on her body.
The professional maritime sector recognizes the need to reduce the effects of Whole Body Vibration (WBV) but this is not a straightforward process for those operating planing craft.
CHP officers honored their promise not to leave a fallen officer alone Monday as a procession escorted the body of Officer Kenyon Youngstrom to a funeral home in the Napa Valley.
Printpack Inc introduces EcoSkin, a full-body shrink sleeve package designed for compatibility with the polyethylene terephthalate recycling process.
I cannot know what it is to subject my body to such a process for the benefit of another.
Instinct is contained in the body, not the mind, and these processes are designed to draw out the nuances, the opposites, the risks—that which is not obvious or manufactured.
Using cameras, motion and audio sensors and complex processing, Microsoft's forthcoming Xbox 360 add-on turns your entire body into a video game controller.
They play an important role in the body's metabolic and digestive processes.
I always wanted to create a uniform shape for holding the body using some kind of casting process but never got around this, but now it is time.
Your stomach is as an organ essential for digestion, the process of breaking down food into its smallest particles so your body can absorb nutrients.
Deepak Chopra explains how we can change the energy in our daily lives by viewing our bodies as a flowing process guided by energy.
It takes your body longer to process natural sugars .
Natural unprocessed sugar is digested by all the cells in the body while the processed sugars are broken down by a few organs.
(AP) — Authorities say a man was cooking hashish — increasing the potency of marijuana — when the process exploded, damaging his apartment in Sylvan and leaving the 22-year-old with severe burns to the upper half of his body.
Before you start any sunless tanning process, either at home or at the salon, be sure to scrub your entire body with a loofah and exfoliating body wash.

In science:

We next turn to a consideration of processes involving three-body final states.
Nuclear Null Tests for Spacelike Neutrinos
It is only the association of the two approaches together with the N -body technique which allows a detailed understanding of the entire process.
Stellar Dynamics and the 3D Structure of Bars
Then by measuring this two body matrix element of A0 in a beta transition between levels which are isotopically related to those involved in the weak parity mixing process, this weak pion exchange contribution to nuclear parity violation can be calibrated experimentally.
Parity Violation and the Nucleon-Nucleon System
However, by assuming that the internal processes in the body are adiabatic, one may neglect this non-local evolution.
Relativistic Gravity Theory And Related Tests With A Mercury Orbiter Mission
Clausius: No process is possible, the sole result of which is that heat is transferred from a body to a hotter one.
The Physics and Mathematics of the Second Law of Thermodynamics