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 for soma
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soma \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.
     [1913 Webster] Somaj

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: leafless East Indian vine; its sour milky juice formerly
           used to make an intoxicating drink [syn: soma, haoma,
           Sarcostemma acidum]
      2: personification of a sacred intoxicating drink used in Vedic
      3: 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" [syn: human body,
         physical body, material body, soma, build, figure,
         physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame,
         form, flesh]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  18 Moby Thesaurus words for "soma":
     anatomy, body, bones, carcass, clay, clod, corpus, figure, flesh,
     form, frame, hulk, material body, person, physical body, physique,
     torso, trunk

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