n. the level and degree of positiveness which an individual clearly attributes to his or her own body. It is also the importance once gives to the different part of the body and to the appearance of these body parts.

BODY ESTEEM: "When people give more value to each of their body parts and to their body as a whole, they succeed in enhancing their body esteem."
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