whole-body

adjective

Medical Definition of whole-body 

: of, relating to, or affecting the entire body whole-body radiation whole-body hyperthermia

Learn More about whole-body

Share whole-body

Dictionary Entries near whole-body

WHO

whole

whole blood

whole-body

whole food

whoop

whooping cough

Comments on whole-body

What made you want to look up whole-body? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a knickknack or trinket

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!