material body


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Noun1.material body - alternative names for the body of a human beingmaterial body - alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
human, human being, homo, man - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
body, organic structure, physical structure - the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being); "he felt as if his whole body were on fire"
person - a human body (usually including the clothing); "a weapon was hidden on his person"
juvenile body - the body of a young person
adult body - the body of an adult human being
male body - the body of a male human being
female body - the body of a female human being
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There are circumstances," remarked Ghek, "under which a gross and material body is less desirable than a highly developed brain.
No matter where a new idea was born, sooner or later it came knocking at the door of the Western Electric to receive a material body.
Another passage that may mystify the outsider informs the reader, "A material body x is junky, if and only if it has encompassers and no ultimate encompasser, that is, for every y that encompasses x, there is a distinct still larger encompasser z of y.
wasn't--I was falling As fast as a material body can, But the
Long-term corrosion resistance is of particular concern, as any pre-treatment or coating used on a mix material body must provide corrosion protection for all of the metallic body components.
While cognizant of the ways in which the material body becomes, in militant nationalisms in particular, a marker of identity (Parashar 2013, 621) and a contested site where various "discursive effects get played out" (Spearey 2000, 178), I argue that the woman suicide bomber's "becoming" needs to be understood vis-a-vis her material body and bodily experiences.
Once the soul is away from your material body there is no use of preserving it .
Ghosts can make their presence felt, but they can't physically harm people because they don't possess a material body.
Moving to Middleton's The Lady's Tragedy Johnson continues her exploration of the relationship of the material body separated from its spirit or soul in death, and the nature of the female soul.
In Butler's contention, the material body can be only accessed through discourse which is always already gendered.
Fie rejects Foucault's and Butler's discourse analysis, although many lyrics, videos, and statements are read critically here, for a phenomenological approach drawing on Merleau-Ponty and Sarah Ahmed that posits a prior material body that yields analyzable sensory experience (pp.

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