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Pronunciation : Bod"i*ly
Part of Speech : a.
Definition : 1. Having a body or material form; physical; corporeal; consisting of matter. You are a mere spirit, and have no knowledge of the bodily part of us. Tatler.

2. Of or pertaining to the body, in distinction from the mind. "Bodily defects." L'Estrange.

3. Real; actual; put in execution. [Obs.] Be brought to bodily act. Shak. Bodily fear, apprehension of physical injury.

Syn. -- See Corporal.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Bod"i*ly
Part of Speech : adv.
Definition : 1. Corporeally; in bodily form; united with a body or matter; in the body. For in him dwelleth all the fullness of the Godhead bodily. Col. ii. 9

2. In respect to, or so as to affect, the entire body or mass; entirely; all at once; completely; as, to carry away bodily. "Leapt bodily below." Lowell.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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