the Peace Corps

Definition of the Peace Corps

  1. :  a U.S. organization that trains and sends people who work without pay to help poor people in other countries

Word by Word Definitions

peaceplay Peace
  1. :  a state of tranquility or quiet: such as

    :  freedom from civil disturbance

    :  a state of security or order within a community provided for by law or custom

  1. :  to be, become, or keep silent or quiet

corpsplay Corps
  1. :  an organized subdivision of the military establishment

    :  a tactical unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and auxiliary arms and services

    :  a group of persons associated together or acting under common direction


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