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foreign body

foreign body in Medicine

foreign body for·eign body (fôr'ĭn)
An object or entity in the body that has been introduced from outside.

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  • As a result we will keep struggling against you and the foreign body you have supported called Israel.

    Out the Door The Daily Beast January 27, 2009
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