bodywork

noun body·work \ ˈbä-dē-ˌwərk \
|Updated on: 3 Aug 2018

Definition of bodywork

1 : a vehicle body
2 : the act or process of making or repairing vehicle bodies
3 : therapeutic touching or manipulation of the body by using specialized techniques

bodyworker

play \-ˌwər-kər\ noun

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First Known Use of bodywork

1837

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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bodywork

noun body·work \ -ˌwərk \

medical Definition of bodywork

: therapeutic touching or manipulation of the body by using specialized techniques

bodyworker

play \-ˌwər-kər\ noun

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