corporalship

noun cor·po·ral·ship \ˈkȯ(r)p(ə)rəlˌship\

Definition of corporalship

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  a body of soldiers under a corporal's command

  2. 2 or corporalcy -s [corporalcy from 3corporal + -cy] :  a corporal's office or position :  the rank of corporal

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Origin and Etymology of corporalship

3corporal + -ship


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