body = 'a human being as capable of feeling physical pain'

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Fri Aug 15 20:38:07 UTC 2014

On Aug 15, 2014, at 3:06 PM, Joel S. Berson wrote:

> At 8/15/2014 03:45 AM, W Brewer wrote:
>> (1) <<Gin a body meet a body / Comin thro' the rye>>.  (Recall Gary Larson
>> cartoon, two hospital attendants pushing gurneys through a rye field ...)
>> (2) <<Just find me two more warm bodies to make a class ...>>
> in anatomy.
> Not in metonymy.
> Off topic:  In the 18th century, the portion of Cambridge, Mass., called "Menotomy" was occasionally printed "Anatomy".  In the 19th century, it was once published as "Metonomy".  Not "metonymy".  Nor "monotony" either.
Or "monogamy"?


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