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noun [countable]     corps pronunciation in British English
/kɔː(r)/
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singularcorps
pluralcorps
  1. 1
    a part of an army that has particular responsibilities
    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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