corposant

noun
cor·​po·​sant | \ ˈkȯr-pə-ˌsant How to pronounce corposant (audio) , -ˌzant \

Definition of corposant

First Known Use of corposant

circa 1595, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for corposant

Portuguese corpo-santo, literally, holy body

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The first known use of corposant was circa 1595

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“Corposant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corposant. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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