Definition of body piercing in English:

body piercing

Syllabification: bod·y pierc·ing


  • The piercing of holes in parts of the body other than the earlobes in order to insert rings or other decorative objects.
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    • 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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