Definitions

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  • n. any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
  • n. Vehicle part of the body.
  • n. the portion of a work of writing taking up the greatest part of the page

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity

Etymologies

body + part (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Seeing the support their parents were giving them was heartwarming, but seeing these kids who had a body part missing or who were all shrapnel-scarred was really heart-wrenching.

    This is Gonna Hurt

  • The willingness of many who oppose abortion to make an exception for rape and incest indicates a willingness to bend principle for the sake of practical considerations; the willingness of even the most ardent prochoice advocates to accept some restrictions on late-term abortion marks a recognition that a fetus is more than a body part and that society has some interest in its development.

    The Audacity of Hope

  • Between the mountain of food their Cabal hosts provided and the odd body part or two from his opponents, Turg's appetite was for once completely sated.

    Chainer's Torment

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