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.With regard to living things, a body is the physical body of an individual.^ The individual cell is the unit of structure of all living things.
  • Bob's Anatomy and Physiology Study Page - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook 18 September 2009 7:30 UTC anp.tiddlyspot.com [Source type: Academic]

."Body" often is used in connection with appearance, health issues and death.^ The center of the body only contains organs which are used for connecting .
  • The Human Body 11 January 2010 13:54 UTC www.betemunah.org [Source type: Original source]

^ With the mouth as an example, one can quickly grasp how the other organs in the center of the body are used for connecting.
  • The Human Body 11 January 2010 13:54 UTC www.betemunah.org [Source type: Original source]

The study of the workings of the body is physiology.

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.The human body mostly consists of a head, neck, torso, two arms and two legs, as well as numerous internal organ groups such as respiratory, circulatory and a central nervous system.^ This explanation is amplified by the Maharal, who explains how a person's neck connects his head, the seat not only of the intellect but also of spirituality, to his body, which carries out the wishes of the head.
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^ The sefer Yitzirah describes the arms and legs as being the right and left sides which are linked together by a brit, a covenant , in the exact center of the two.
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^ "Openings" refers to openings in the human body such as the mouth, the anus, the nose, and the ears.
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Variations

.The dead body of a human is referred to as a cadaver, or corpse.^ "Openings" refers to openings in the human body such as the mouth, the anus, the nose, and the ears.
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.The dead bodies of vertebrate animals, insects and humans are sometimes called carcasses.^ Collagens are, in most animals, the most abundant glycoproteins in the ECM. In fact, collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body[9][10] and accounts for 90% of bone matrix protein content.
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^ These membranes, sometimes called mucosae, line the body cavities that open to the outside.
  • Bob's Anatomy and Physiology Study Page - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook 18 September 2009 7:30 UTC anp.tiddlyspot.com [Source type: Academic]

^ The evolution and adaptations of various animal phyla are presented, with a consideration of structure and function in each; organ systems are studied with emphasis on humans as representative vertebrates.
  • http://www.farmingdale.edu/courseofferings/AZ_cat.html 18 September 2009 7:30 UTC www.farmingdale.edu [Source type: Academic]

.The study of the structure of the body is called anatomy.^ The study of this level of function is called functional anatomy.
  • Bob's Anatomy and Physiology Study Page - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook 18 September 2009 7:30 UTC anp.tiddlyspot.com [Source type: Academic]

^ In the final analysis, however, all of the structures and functions of the body are determined by special units called genes, the study of which is genetics and the transmission of which is heredity.
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^ These differences exist not only in body form but also in internal anatomy of structures and susceptibility to diseases.
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A carcase is the body of a slaughtered animal, after the removal of offal, that is to be used as meat.[1]

Antonym

.In the views emerging from the mind-body dichotomy, the body is considered in behavior and therefore considered as little valued[2] and trivial in comparison to mind, spirit or soul.^ The integration of body-mind-spirit using Chi Kung Aquacise is easy, enjoyable and beneficial.
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^ O f the behavioral properties of the soul, those of netzach and hod correspond to the legs of the body.
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^ The excessive build-up of blood is not good for the health of the body and the excessive harshness that permeates the limb is not good for the spiritual condition of the mind and the soul.
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.Materialist philosophers of mind maintain that the mind is not something separate from the body, but is produced by physiological functions of the brain.^ A focus on specific body systems and how physiological changes produce the signs and symptoms of common health problems throughout the lifespan will be covered.
  • http://www.farmingdale.edu/courseofferings/AZ_cat.html 18 September 2009 7:30 UTC www.farmingdale.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ This course describes the physiological mechanisms underlying the functions and interactions of the major systems of the human body, including the cardiovascular, renal, gastrointestinal, respiratory, endocrine, and reproductive systems.

^ The difference between the "heel" and the other parts of the body is that other organs of the body have some will of their own -- the brain has a mind of its own, the heart has emotions.
  • The Human Body 11 January 2010 13:54 UTC www.betemunah.org [Source type: Original source]

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See also

Regarding corpses

References

  1. ^ Delbridge, Arthur, The Macquarie Dictionary, 2nd ed., Macquarie Library, North Ryde, 1991
  2. ^ The mind-body problem by Robert M. Young
  3. ^ Kim, J. (1995). Honderich, Ted. ed. Problems in the Philosophy of Mind. Oxford Companion to Philosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 

Simple English

A body is the physical material of a person or animal.

Plants that have more than one cell do not have bodies.

The word "body" is used to describe appearance (how something looks).

The body of a dead person is also called a corpse or cadaver. The dead bodies of vertebrate animals and insects are sometimes called carcasses.

The human body has a head, neck, torso, two arms, two legs and the genitals of the groin, which differ between males and females.

The study of the body is anatomy.

The study of the workings of the body is physiology.

Here are the names of the body parts of a woman and a man.

The word body is sometimes used in other ways. For example, a lake is a body of water.bjn:Awak


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