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body piercing Syllabification: bod·y pierc·ing

Definition of body piercing in English:


The piercing of holes in parts of the body other than the earlobes in order to insert rings or other decorative objects.
Example sentences
  • Donna B. Somerkin specializes in body piercing and belly button rings.
  • Moreover, we are all aware of painful practices of body piercing, tattooing, and abnormal elongation of lips, ear lobes, and necks.
  • Therefore, they will want to know if you have recently visited a tropical country, undergone ear or body piercing or if your lifestyle may put you at risk of acquiring HIV or other diseases.
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