Complete Definition of "corpus"

English

Etymology
L. body

Pronunciation
(Received Pronunciation|UK) IPA|/ËkÉËpÉs/, SAMPA|/"kO:[email protected]/
(General American|US) IPA|/ËkÉɹpÉs/, SAMPA|/"kOr\[email protected]/
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)pÉs|-ÉË(r)pÉs

Noun
corpus (plural: corpora or corpuses)

  1. the body
  2. linguistics a collection of writings, often on a specific topic, of a specific genre, from a specific demographic, a single author etc.

Derived terms
corporation
corporeal
corps
corpulent

Related terms
corpus linguistics
aligned parallel corpus
monolingual corpus
multilingual corpus

Translations
Dutch: corpus n
Finnish: korpus
French: corpus m
Swedish: korpus n
Turkish: külliyat (all works of a single author)

Category:English nouns with irregular plurals


Latin

Noun
la-noun|corpus|corporis|corporis|n|third

  1. body

Inflection
la-decl-3rd-N|corpus|corpor

Derived terms
corpusculum
corporalis
corporo
corporeal
corpulent

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