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Meaning of SOMA

Pronunciation:  'sowmu, 'sowmu

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
  2. [n]  personification of a sacred intoxicating drink used in Vedic ritual
  3. [n]  leafless East Indian vine; its sour milky juice formerly used to make an intoxicating drink

SOMA is a 4 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: anatomy, bod, build, chassis, figure, flesh, form, frame, haoma, human body, material body, physical body, physique, Sarcostemma acidum, shape
 See Also: adult body, body, female body, genus Sarcostemma, Hindu deity, homo, human, human being, individual, juvenile body, male body, man, mortal, organic structure, person, physical structure, Sarcostemma, somebody, someone, soul, vine



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\So"ma\ (s[=o]"m[.a]), n. [NL., fr. Gr. sw^ma, sw`matos,
the body.] (Anat.)
The whole axial portion of an animal, including the head,
neck, trunk, and tail. --B. G. Wilder.