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 for bodied
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bodied \Bod"ied\, a.
     Having a body; -- usually in composition; as, able-bodied.
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           A doe . . . not altogether so fat, but very good flesh
           and good bodied.                         --Hakluyt.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Body \Bod"y\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bodied (?); p. pr. & vb. n.
     Bodying.]
     To furnish with, or as with, a body; to produce in definite
     shape; to embody.
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     To body forth, to give from or shape to mentally.
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              Imagination bodies forth
              The forms of things unknown.          --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  bodied
      adj 1: having a body or a body of a specified kind; often used
             in combination; "strong-bodied"; "big-bodied" [ant:
             unbodied]
      2: possessing or existing in bodily form; "what seemed corporal
         melted as breath into the wind"- Shakespeare; "an incarnate
         spirit"; "`corporate' is an archaic term" [syn: bodied,
         corporal, corporate, embodied, incarnate]

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