Word list: Relating to Body

Relating to Body

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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
aquiline
aquilineadjective

(of a person's nose) thin and curved in a way that resembles an eagle's beak

beady
beadyadjective

(of a person's eyes) small, round and bright because of interest or greed

bleary
blearyadjective

(of the eyes) dimmed and unfocused because of exhaustion

bloodshot
bloodshotadjective

(of the eyes) red with blood and inflamed, caused by lack of sleep

to breathe
to breatheverb

to exhale and inhale; to take air in and out of one’s lungs

to cap
to capverb

to put an artificial covering on a tooth either for protection or as a decoration

corneal
cornealadjective

(anatomy) relating to the protective clear layer of the outer eye or cornea

cranial
cranialadjective

(anatomy) relating to the bone structure that surrounds the brain, also known as cranium

cross-eyed
cross-eyedadjective

having a condition in which the eyes do not align properly and turn toward the nose

deep-set
deep-setadjective

(of the eyes) appearing to be quite back or deep in the face

duodenal
duodenaladjective

affecting or relating to the top part of the small intestine, called duodenum

intestinal
intestinaladjective

connected with or affecting the intestines

jugular
jugularadjective

located in or connected with the throat or neck

motor
motoradjective

(anatomy) connected with the neurons that control the muscle movements

muscular
muscularadjective

relating to or affecting the muscles

nasal
nasaladjective

(medical) connected with the nose

oral
oraladjective

connected with the mouth or the surface where the mouth is located

pancreatic
pancreaticadjective

(anatomy) connected with the organ that controls blood sugar, called pancreas

pelvic
pelvicadjective

(anatomy) connected with the curved set of bones at the bottom of the body, called pelvis

physical
physicaladjective

related to the body rather than the mind

physically
physicallyadverb

in relation to the body as opposed to the mind

renal
renaladjective

(medical) involving or relating to the kidneys

retinal
retinaladjective

(anatomy) connected with the sensory part of the eye that sends signals to the brain, called retina

rheumy
rheumyadjective

(of the eyes) being red and watery as a result of sadness, old age or disease

spinal
spinaladjective

(anatomy) relating to or forming the backbone or the spinal cord

stubby
stubbyadjective

being short and thick

sunken
sunkenadjective

(of someone's cheeks or eyes) being hollow and curving inwards because of old age, hunger or disease

unfocused
unfocusedadjective

(especially of the eyes) lacking a clear vision; not focused

uterine
uterineadjective

(anatomy) relating to the womb or uterus

vertebral
vertebraladjective

(anatomy) related to any of the series of the bones from the back, called vertebra