material body

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n material body 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"
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Quotations

  • Douglas William Jerrold
    Douglas William Jerrold
    “There is peace more destructive of the manhood of living man than war is destructive of his material body.”

Usage

In literature:

The body of the dress was blue, trimmed with the same material in red.
"The Fighting Shepherdess" by Caroline Lockhart
The car body is provided with a partition so as to separate the fine and coarse material.
"American Rural Highways" by T. R. Agg
A part of an animal's body that has the power to gather material from the blood and pour it out in the shape of fluid is known as a gland.
"The Meaning of Evolution" by Samuel Christian Schmucker
The human body requires this supply of raw material for several different purposes.
"Rural Hygiene" by Henry N. Ogden
When the body is reduced to ashes the delusion that the body is somehow the man seems to have less of a material basis.
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers
Wind body material (D) to where (A) was left hanging.
"How to Tie Flies" by E. C. Gregg
In short, he would be so trained as to feel as great a repugnance to plunge his mind into moral, as his body into material filth.
"The Philosophy of Teaching" by Nathaniel Sands
And from these so-called minds issue matter and material forms and bodies, with their so-called material laws.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
If the stuff of our thoughts were to alter as the materials of our body alter, the continuity of such an emotion would be impossible.
"The Thread of Gold" by Arthur Christopher Benson
For our lives are not material, whatever our bodies may be.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
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In poetry:

For many a body-sweet material thing,
What canst thou give us half so dear as these?
We would not soar amid the stars to sing,
Warm and content amid the nested trees.
"Postscript" by Richard Le Gallienne
Proved to me this day, beyond cavil, that it is not my material
eyes which finally see,
Nor my material body which finally loves, walks, laughs, shouts,
embraces, procreates.
"Poems Of Joys" by Walt Whitman

In news:

Our body is the only material thing we possess from birth to death.
I aim to take better care of my body than any other material possession.
As the name suggests, PILC is comprised of all the leaders in the plumbing industry — contractors, engineers, manufacturers, code bodies, labor, materials advocates and niche market stakeholders.
The basic material was his body, and the work involved what he or others could do with it or to it.
The whole thing is meticulously researched, and there is some great material here (although a smattering of hokey effects dulls the edge -- make sure to catch the flames consuming Gram 's body.
He found it in thermoplastics , the material used to make medical devices installed in the human body.
Not much material to slow you down Con: Shows every contour of your body.
Kidneys are the organs in our body that remove waste materials.
It also helps synthesize genetic material within cells and remove toxic substances from the body.
Kidneys are the organs in our body that remove waste materials.
The Onyx Performance Fit jacket and bib feature exclusive ArcticShield technology, which is a thermal material that captures and retains up to 90 percent of your natural body heat.
Flowing through the arteries and veins, blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the body and returns waste materials to be expelled from the body.
Body language portraying strength and confidence signals you're leadership material.
The Relay is the first of the new breed of Saturns not only from the standpoint of body material, but because it shares a platform with other brands.
"My Life" Body Scrub Tools and Materials.
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In science:

Note that disc-like bulges can also be formed in N -body simulations with no gas, from inward motions of the disc material.
Formation and dynamical evolution of galaxies and of their components
Any specimen of a real material represents a typical example of a many body problem.
Basic notions of dense matter physics: applications to astronomy
Sapphire appeared as an appropriate material for the cell body, due to its very low surface conductivity in the presence of caesium vapour .
Pump-probe measurement of atomic parity violation in caesium with a precision of 2.6%
To keep the length of the report minimum we have decided not to repeat the material that can be found in the body of the report. 4.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
For meteorites the abundance of H and of the noble gases do not re flect their abundance in the material out of which the pa rent bodies of the meteorites formed since these elements are not incorporated into the bodies of the early Solar System.
Evolution of interstellar dust and stardust in the solar neighbourhood
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