child's body

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Noun1.child's body - the body of a human child
juvenile body - the body of a young person
baby tooth, deciduous tooth, milk tooth, primary tooth - one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children)
fontanel, fontanelle, soft spot - any membranous gap between the bones of the cranium in an infant or fetus
child, kid, minor, nipper, tiddler, youngster, tike, shaver, small fry, nestling, fry, tyke - a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
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Well, sir, the two ran into one another naturally enough at the corner; and then came the horrible part of the thing; for the man trampled calmly over the child's body and left her screaming on the ground.
This made Marilla more nervous than ever; she had an uncomfortable feeling that while this odd child's body might be there at the table her spirit was far away in some remote airy cloudland, borne aloft on the wings of imagination.
Villefort could not believe his eyes, -- he could not believe his reason; he dragged himself towards the child's body, and examined it as a lioness contemplates its dead cub.
His family kept a vigil, visiting the river every day and finally on Friday a passer-by spotted a child's body.
The child's body was placed in a trash chute, according to prosecutors.
Even though the symptoms of bloody diarrhea and severe stomach cramps may disappear after a few days, the bacteria can remain in a child's body for several weeks.
The physician, who specializes in maternal-fetal medicine, testified that often he delivers all of the child's body with the exception of the head, which remains inside the woman, and then uses scissors to cut the neck and separate the child's head from the body.
The young child's body was found following a search of a storm water drain at the back of a house in the quiet suburb of Henderson.
GRIM TASK: Police search the rocks near the spot where the child's body was found.
People say I still have a child's body and I need to develop a man's body.
It seems that smoking somehow affects the genetic material (DNA) within sperm, which in turn leads to changes in the child's body that make him or her more likely to develop cancer.
Safety seats are designed to hold the child in place and absorb the impact of a crash by spreading the forces over the stronger parts of a child's body.

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