Body plan

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Related to Body form: dress form
(Shipbuilding) an end elevation, showing the conbour of the sides of a ship at certain points of her length.
etc. See under Body, Floor, etc.

See also: Body, Plan

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
For, of the soul, the body form doth take, For soul is form, and doth the body make."
His long body formed a letter `S.' I saw grandmother look apprehensively at grandfather.
But soon the fore part of him slowly rose from the water; for an instant his whole marbleized body formed a high arch, like Virginia's Natural Bridge, and warningly waving his bannered flukes in the air, the grand god revealed himself, sounded, and went out of sight.
Its spindle-like body formed a fleshy mass that might weigh 4,000 to 5,000 lb.; the, varying colour changing with great rapidity, according to the irritation of the animal, passed successively from livid grey to reddish brown.
The body form speaks this Italian language, with the details developed in collaboration with each car's owner adding the accents and personality.'
A water-soluble vitamin and powerful antioxidant, it helps the body form and maintain connective tissue, including bones, blood vessels and skin.
The bacteria that live in and on a human body form a personal microbial cloud.
Her photos are extremely popular with 'muscle lovers' - people who think a maxed-out muscle physique is the perfect body form.
Good body form. You need to know where your body's energy points are.
* Availability in stud/stud, stud/insert, or insert/insert configurations with cylindrical or hexagonal body form.
* An anatomically correct five-year-old body form with articulating head.