- Homophone Note, Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a branch of the military that has a specialized function.
He served in the medical corps during the last war.The dam was constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
||a military combat unit consisting of two or more divisions.
The infantry and artillery are two divisions of the U.S. Marine Corps.
||an association of persons joined in some common activity.
She has been a popular member of the ballet corps for over a decade.
- similar words:
- corporation, outfit
||chorus, force, legion, party, team
The words corps
sound alike but have different meanings.
The word corps
contains the following part:
corp, corpo, corpor, corpus
that means body