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corpora

noun
plural of corpus

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1 the complete works of an author
  • Jane Austen's corpus is modest in number but magnificent in achievement

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2 a dead body
  • international conventions requiring that the corpus of the enemy combatant be treated with respect and dignity

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“Corpora.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/corpora. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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