C2 [ U ] the soft part of the body of a person or animal that is between the skin and the bones, or the soft inside part of a fruit or vegetable（人或动物的）肉；果肉；蔬菜的可食部分
the physical body and not the mind or the soul肉体
Soft tissue, such as flesh, allows X-rays through.
He had undone the buttons of his shirt, exposing an unsightly expanse of white flesh.
The bullet had only caused a flesh wound.
The maggot had burrowed into the flesh of the apple.
There was a terrible smell of putrefying flesh.