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adjective as in concerning animate structure

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Antara’s obsessive attention leads her to maintain a vast flowchart of her mother’s bodily functions, which both repulse and fascinate her, which was my reaction, too.

Increased oxygen from your deeper breathing should additionally help your muscles to relax and restore your normal bodily functions.

Mindfulness can have significant effects on the brain and overall bodily health.

Sodium chloride helps regulate bodily fluids and aids nerve and muscle function, so some salt is necessary for good health.

One way to get clearer answers is to add in other bodily inputs, such as what we see, feel, or sense.

And more trivial modifications like altering bodily odors and promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Coren said she never felt she was at risk of bodily harm, even as the bullets flew.

I so loved the fierce bodily contact of football that I suppose my enthusiasm made up somewhat for my lack of size.

At that point, a gravely ill person would have to somehow get their bodily fluids into your system.

Of course, there are real rules to Ebola, and they have to do with incubation periods, bodily fluids, and other scientific facts.

Insult and outrage seemed to have given that bodily vigour to Ripperda, which medicine and surgery had taken no pains to restore.

"I fear, squire, hers is not a bodily affection," said Mrs. Dodd with a deep sigh.

He holds them with the air of a gentleman, comfortable and at ease in all respects, mentally and bodily.

The bodily positions being exhaustively enumerated need not be correlated together.

And suddenly Hicks jerked up his knees and heaved himself bodily aside with a scream of fear.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bodily, such as: physical, actual, animal, carnal, corporal, and corporeal.

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