jQuery body vs. document.body selector

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<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
    

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$('body').find('#nothing')
$('body').find('#nothing')
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document.getElementById('nothing')
document.getElementById('nothing')
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$(document).find('#nothing')
$(document).find('#nothing')
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$(document.body).find('#nothing')
$(document.body).find('#nothing')
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