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He's now down to around 18 stone and is still getting used to his new physique. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He's now down to around 18 stone and is still getting used to his new physique. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You have to have the perfect physique. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Have you got the perfect physique for sport? Times, Sunday Times (2007)What do you love most about your new physique? The Sun (2015)Cancer had robbed him of his muscular physique. Christianity Today (2000)He spent a year growing his hair long and transforming his muscular physique into a more lanky one. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She now works out six times a week and is entering bodybuilding competitions to show off her new physique. The Sun (2013)His powerful physique is immense but that is no good without the right attitude, approach and desire. The Sun (2014)Here is forensic confirmation of their physique, age, health and manner of death. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has the perfect physique for being a window cleaner - he wouldn't need a ladder. The Sun (2010)You know how, now and again, somebody somewhere seems to invent a new physique? Times, Sunday Times (2016)But staff did not think he had'the physique and healthy appearance' and alerted police. The Sun (2012)This happened to me but did not involve my wife (as she has a perfect physique). The Sun (2010)He was a young man of vast physique and ability when he came through with Wasps, and he has filled out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had a swashbuckling posture; but such was his powerful physique and piercing look, it seemed natural rather than boastful or proud. Seminary Boy (2006)
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British English: physique NOUN
Someone's physique is the shape and size of their body.
He has the physique and energy of a man half his age.
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