For some years, the city had possessed no central governing body.
This is not because they were thrown off by a sun, or central body.
For all I care, it could be the central governing body of a planet.
"But it would sure make life easier if we had a central body of information on sales."
The palace building has a central body and two lateral ones.
The buildings are placed next to or over the central body of water.
The Administration is given a special status as a central body of executive power.
What should be the constitution and functions of the central body?
What should the relationship between the local authorities and the central body?
It is a central, global body for the protection of human rights.