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buddha belly Explained

Buddha belly at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From depictions of the potbellied Chinese folkloric deity Category: w - :Budai|Budai that are often mistakenly thought to represent the Category: w - :Gautama Buddha|Gautama Buddha in the West.

Noun

Inter: en-noun » Buddha bell|ies
  • Inter: informa » l A round, protruding belly.
    1. 2000, Category: w - :Steve Martini|Steve Martini, The Attorney, Jove Books (2001), ISBN 9781101549599, unnumbered page:
    2. : He wears a wrinkled polo shirt that does little to disguise his bulging Buddha belly.

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      *See also Category: Wikisaurus:paunch - .

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