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The Body

Director/Writer:Jonas McCordPG-13; 100 minutesRelease:4/01Cast:Antonio Banderas, Olivia Williams, Derek Jacobi Being generous, one could say that The Body tries to stick a limb in each genre a…

Body

(Anglo-Saxon, bodig.) A regular body, in geometry, means one of the five regular solids, called “Platonic” because first suggested by Plato. (See Platonic Bodies.) To body for…

Dark Days

Dark DaysBeth did have the fever, and was much sicker than anyone but Hannah and the doctor suspected. The girls knew nothing about illness, and Mr. Laurence was not allowed to see her, so Ha…

Of the battle around the body of Patroklos.

Book: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Of the battle around the body of Patroklos.But Atreus' son, Menelaos dear to Ares, was not unaware of the slaying of Patr…

Dark Days

Director:Marc SingerPalm Pictures and Wide Angle Pictures; NR; 84 minutesRelease:9/00Cast:Ralph, Dee, Henry New York City is many things to many people, offering starshot successes and skid-ro…

Keep it Dark

Keep it as a secret; hide it from public sight or knowledge; do not talk about it. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Keep One's CountenanceKeep Good Hours A B …

Dark

To keep dark. To lie perdu; to lurk in concealment. (Ang. Sax. deorc.) “We'd get away to some of the far-out stations ... where we could keep in the dark.” —Boldrewood: R…

The Largest Body of Fresh Water

The Question: Could you tell me what the largest body of fresh water is in the world? The Answer: The largest freshwater lake in the world is Lake Superior in Michigan, which has an a…

Body-snatcher

(A). One who snatches or purloins bodies, newly buried, to sell them to surgeons for dissection. By a play on the words, a bum-bailiff was so called, because his duty was to snatch or captu…

Measuring Body Mass

Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of body fat based on height and weight that applies to both adult men and adult women. To determine BMI, weight in kilograms i…