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Body

The principal part of anything as distinguished from its subordinate parts, as in the main part of an instrument. An individual, an organization, or an entity given legal recognition, such as a corporation or "body corporate." A compilation of laws known as a "body of laws."

body

(Collection), noun aggregation, assemblage, batch, colligation, community, company, compilation, congeries, conglomeration, entity, gathering, host, mass, multitude, plenum, polity, sodality, troupe, wholeness
Associated concepts: body corporate, body politic, governnental body, reviewing body

body

(Main part), noun core, corpus, essential part, figure, form, greater part, hub, main part, major part, principal part, shape, structure, substance
Associated concepts: body of an instrument

body

(Person), noun anatomy, cadaver, carcass, carrion, corporality, corporalness, corporeality, corpse, corpus, entity, human being, material existence, physical being, physique
Associated concepts: body attachment, body execution, body heirs
See also: aggregate, assemblage, assembly, band, bulk, character, committee, community, compact, confederacy, configuration, content, cornerstone, corporation, corpse, corpus, entity, form, generality, individual, majority, mass, materiality, party, society, structure, substance, weight

BODY. A person.
     2. In practice, when the sheriff returns cepi corpus to a capias, the plaintiff may obtain a rule, before special bail has been entered, to bring in the body and this must be done either by committing the defendant or entering special bail. See Dead Body.

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In contrast, neonates who received formula supplementation mounted a less favorable ketone body response, and those who were exclusively formula-fed had the least favorable response, regardless of body size.
Prognostic implications of postoperative suppression of arterial ketone body ratio: time factor involved in the suppression of hepatic mitochondria reduction state.
The urine examination was done for leucocytes, nitrates, urobilinogen, protein, pH, blood, specific gravity, ketone body, bilirubin, glucose and ascorbic acid using urine reagent strips-Uro-dip 11G (b) and Automatic Urine Analyser-Uro-dipcheck 300 (b).
beta]-Hydroxybutyrate (BHB) is a ketone body synthesized in vivo and used as an energy substrate during nutritional starvation such as suckling, fasting and hibernation (Kabine et al.