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underbody

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noun un·der·body \ˈən-dər-ˌbä-dē\

Definition of underbody

  1. :  the lower part of something: as a :  the lower part of an animal's body :  underparts b :  the lower parts of the body of a vehicle



Examples of underbody in a sentence

  1. <the underbody of the car was starting to rust>



1870

First Known Use of underbody

1870


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