Definition of Torso. Meaning of Torso. Synonyms of Torso

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Definition of Torso

Torso
Torso Tor"so, n.; pl. E. Torsos, It. Torsi. [It. torso, probably fr. L. thyrsus a stalk, stem, thyrsus, Gr. ?; cf. OHG. torso, turso, a stalk, stem, G. dorsche a cabbage stalk. Cf. Thyrsus, Truss.] The human body, as distinguished from the head and limbs; in sculpture, the trunk of a statue, mutilated of head and limbs; as, the torso of Hercules.

Meaning of Torso from wikipedia

- The torso or trunk is an anatomical term for the central part or core of many animal bodies (including humans) from which extend the neck and limbs. The...
- The Cleveland Torso Murderer (also known as the Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run) was an unidentified serial killer who was active in Cleveland, Ohio, United...
- Webdriver Torso is a YouTube automated performance testing account that became famous in 2014 for speculations about its (then unexplained) nature and...
- Turning Torso is a neo-****urist residential skys****er in Sweden and the tallest building in Scandinavia. Located in Malmö on the Swedish side of the...
- Torso Murders can refer to the following murders, and Torso Killer or Torso Murderer can refer to their perpetrators: Cleveland Torso Murders, in the...
- The Belvedere Torso is a fragmentary marble statue of a nude male, known to be in Rome from the 1430s, and signed prominently on the front of the base...
- The torso is the central part of the body. Torso may also refer to: Torsö, an island in Sweden Torso (Image Comics), a graphic novel by Brian Michael Bendis...
- found beneath the surface Details Actions Movement and support for the torso ****istance with breathing Protection for the inner organs Postural support...
- today - the side-torso airbag and the side-curtain airbag. Most vehicles equipped with side-curtain airbags also include side-torso airbags. However,...
- The Thames Torso Murders, often called the Thames Mysteries or the Embankment Murders, was a series of unsolved murders that took place in London from...
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