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Definition of the noun adult body
What does adult body mean as a name of something?
- the body of an adult human being
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- more generic terms: anatomy / bod / build / chassis / figure / flesh / form / frame / human body / material body / physical body / physique / shape / soma = alternative names for the body of a human being
- more specific terms:
- part of: adult / grownup = a fully developed person from maturity onward
- part: crotch hair / pubic hair / bush = hair growing in the pubic area
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by Graham A. Colditz
An adult body contains on average 1.0 to 1.2 kilograms of calcium, 99 percent of which is in the skeleton (bone, teeth, and cartilage). Only 1 percent of body calcium is in the extraskeleton—for example, extracellular fluids (plasma, tissue fluid), ...
by Bernd G. Würsig, J. G. M. Thewissen
Subadult— Close to adult body size, color pattern not strongly contrasting and lateral stripe faint or absent, dorsal fin falcate, and post-anal hump not present or only slightly developed. Adult female— Full body size, color pattern with lateral ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Adult body 25–35 mm long, elongate; head bright reddish brown and body dull brown with straw coloured markings; legs, ...
Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
A plant whose cells develop mainly into adult body tissue (bot). somatoplasm ( söm'ätöpläzm) я. [Gk. soma, body ; plasma, something moulded.] The substance of a somatic cell (biol.). somatopleural (söm'ätöploor'äl) a. [Gk. soma, body ; pleura ...
by Wilson G. Pond
INTRODUCTION Animals raised for meat production are usually marketed before they reach adult body composition. During growth, various body compartments ( skeleton, muscle, fat, and viscera) are in a dynamic state, with each having its ...
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