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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."

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The bar graph represents the FPR values and line graphs represent the ketone body concentrations.
The bar values and line graphs represent the ketone body concentrations.
Fery, "Ketone body production and disposal: effects of fasting, diabetes, and exercise," Diabetes/Metabolism Reviews, vol.
Davis, "Regional ketone body utilization by rat brain in starvation and diabetes," American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
Ketone body ratio as an indicator of early graft survival in clinical liver transplantation.
Significance of arterial ketone body ratio measurements in human liver transplantation.
For this disease, direct ketone body therapy using D,L-3-hydroxybutyrate sodium salt can be life-saving.
While cognitive function was not compared in the current study, due to cognitive preservation in GHRKO and 3xTg-AD mice at this early time point [21, 42], it is interesting to note the variability observed in plasma glucose and ketone body levels within an individual group.
Figure 4 shows the effect of PG supplementation on the serum ketone body concentration in the cows over the transition period.
Activation of liver carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1 and mitochondrial acetoacetyl-CoA thiolase is associated with elevated ketone body levels in the elasmobranch Squalus acanthias.