Definition of "Body" :
noun: the external structure of a vehicle
"The body of the car was badly rusted."
noun: a resonating chamber in a musical instrument (as the body of a violin)
noun: the property of holding together and retaining its shape
"Wool has more body than rayon."
noun: the main mass of a thing
noun: the entire physical structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)
"He felt as if his whole body were on fire."
noun: a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person
"They found the body in the lake."
noun: the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
noun: the central message of a communication
"The body of the message was short."
noun: a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
"The whole body filed out of the auditorium."
noun: a collection of particulars considered as a system
"A body of law."
noun: an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects
verb: invest with or as with a body; give body to