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Definition of Corps


  1. The human body, whether living or dead.
  2. A body of men; esp., an organized division of the military establishment; as, the marine corps; the corps of topographical engineers; specifically, an army corps.
  3. A body or code of laws.
  4. The land with which a prebend or other ecclesiastical office is endowed.
  5. In some countries of Europe, a form of students' social society binding the members to strict adherence to certain student customs and its code of honor; -- Ger. spelling usually korps.
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Corps Translations

corps in Dutch is legerkorps, korps, corps
corps in Portuguese is corpo