Word list: Body Parts 1

Body Parts 1

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Body - Body Parts 1

You may be asked to talk or write about your body and health issues. On this part, you will find almost any word that is related to the human body and anatomy.

Body
abdomen
abdomennoun

the front part of the body below the chest that contains the stomach, bowels, etc.

Adam's apple
Adam's applenoun

the thyroid cartilage of the larynx that sticks out in front of the throat of a man

arm
armnoun

each of the two long parts of the body that connect the shoulders to the hands

armpit
armpitnoun

the part under the arm joint in which hair grows

back
backnoun

the part of the body of a person or animal between the neck and legs that is on the opposite side to the stomach and chest

backside
backsidenoun

a person's buttocks, which is the part that they sit on

belly
bellynoun

the front part of the human body below the ribs that contains the stomach, intestines, etc.

belly button
belly buttonnoun

the small round part in front of the stomach where the umbilical cord was attached

body
bodynoun

the physical structure (the bones, flesh, and organs) of a person or animal

bosom
bosomnoun

a person's chest

bottom
bottomnoun

the part of the body that we sit on

breast
breastnoun

the part of our body between the neck and the stomach

bridge
bridgenoun

the bony part at the top of the nose

bust
bustnoun

a woman's breasts, especially used when taking her measurements

buttocks
buttocksnoun

a person's backside, which is the fleshy part that they sit on

calf
calfnoun

the muscular part at the back of the leg between the knee and the ankle

chest
chestnoun

the front part of the body between the neck and the stomach

cleavage
cleavagenoun

the space that separates a woman's breasts

clitoris
clitorisnoun

(anatomy) a small erectile part of the female genitalia that becomes larger when sexually stimulated

crotch
crotchnoun

the part of the body between the legs that includes the genitals

elbow
elbownoun

the joint where arms bend; between the upper and lower parts of the arm

epidermis
epidermisnoun

(anatomy) the outer layer of the skin that overlays the dermis

face
facenoun

the front part of the head where the eyes, nose and mouth are located

fat
fatnoun

a substance in the bodies of animals and humans, stored under the skin, which helps them keep warm

flesh
fleshnoun

the soft part of the body of an animal or person, between the skin and bones

foot
footnoun

the lowest part of the leg, below the ankle, on which people or animals walk or stand

forearm
forearmnoun

the lower part of the arm, between the elbow and the wrist

foreskin
foreskinnoun

the loose skin that covers the tip of the penis

genitals
genitalsnoun

the external sexual parts of the body

groin
groinnoun

the part of the body where the legs are joined that includes the genitals