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Definition of bod

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 British : fellow, guy
2 : body

Definition of BOD (Entry 2 of 2)

1 biochemical oxygen demand
2 biological oxygen demand

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Examples of bod in a Sentence

Noun Some bod from the office rang you. He's a bit of an odd bod, but I quite like him.
Recent Examples on the Web: Noun Honestly, would've probably rather seen that than an entire episode of Kenny's naked bod. Maureen Lee Lenker,, 24 Aug. 2021 Simone showed off her beach bod' in a pink and yellow tie-dye bikini. Jasmine Washington, Seventeen, 10 Aug. 2021 Drop, however, was able to gradually crescendo my bod into a blissful state of orgasm. Karina Hoshikawa,, 16 Mar. 2021 Now that many states are loosening their restrictions on gyms, the exercise-curious will have even more ways to work on their bod. Saahil Desai, The Atlantic, 15 Mar. 2021 Remade from bumper to bumper, the fourth-generation Sorento takes its cues from big brother Telluride and offers a brawny bod with a brainy interior. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 16 Jan. 2021 The Avalon has park-assist sentries to aid its long bod. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 9 Jan. 2021 After you're done rubbing down the rest of your bod, blend a little leftover product onto the tops of your hands and feet. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, 10 June 2020 But with its new bod, the Sentra deserves a look at the dealer as well. cleveland, 9 May 2020

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First Known Use of bod


1788, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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6 Sep 2021

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“Bod.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of bod

: a person's body
: a person : fellow



Medical Definition of BOD

biochemical oxygen demand; biological oxygen demand


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