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the body beautiful

The conception of an ideal physical beauty. While we tend to focus on women, we forget that ideas of the body beautiful also cause stress, anxiety, and depression for many men, too.
See also: beautiful, body

the body beautiful

an ideal of physical beauty.
1992 Mother Jones About 75,000 women a year elect to have cosmetic surgery, spurred on by ubiquitous images of the body beautiful.
See also: beautiful, body
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Photomontages: 1965-2004" revisited the two most reproduced series of Rosler's career, "Beauty Knows No Pain, or Body Beautiful," 1965-74, and "Bringing the War Home: House Beautiful," 1967-72.
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