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noun [countable] corps pronunciation in American English /kɔr/
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singularcorps
pluralcorps
  1. 1
    a part of an army that has particular responsibilities

    the U.S. Army’s Corps of Engineers

    1. a.
      a part of an army that consists of at least two divisions (=large units)
  2. 2
    a group of people who work together to do a particular job

    members of the press corps

    the diplomatic corps

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