cor·​po·​ral·​ship | \ ˈkȯ(r)p(ə)rəlˌship \
plural -s

Definition of corporalship

1 obsolete : a body of soldiers under a corporal's command
2 or corporalcy plural -s [corporalcy from corporal entry 3 + -cy] : a corporal's office or position : the rank of corporal

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History and Etymology for corporalship

corporal entry 3 + -ship

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“Corporalship.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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