body corporate


Examples of body corporate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Earlier in the season, House 2's Leah and Ash called a body corporate meeting after Steph's dad was caught helping her on the worksite. Keryn Donnelly,, 19 Sep. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of body corporate was in the 15th century

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“Body corporate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

Legal Definition

body corporate

plural bodies corporate
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