Definition of 'corps'

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This sounds like something the diplomatic corps have dreamt up. The Sun (2011)The diplomatic corps has pressed the government to act. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was my first opportunity to observe up close the other foreign press corps on a story. Aidan Hartley THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Perhaps it's time we put our own pop stars to work in the diplomatic corps. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Not winding him up is a far trickier proposition, the sort of thing only remotely possible after a career in the diplomatic corps. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He served with the Black Watch and the army intelligence corps. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Since then, life for the world's oldest military corps has been less hectic. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She was subsequently assigned to the diplomatic corps and spent much of the rest of her life in Soviet embassies in Scandinavia. Kishlansky, Mark A. (editor) Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)Journalists from other networks also expressed their shock at the death of a popular figure within the foreign press corps in the Middle East. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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Translations for 'corps'

British English: corps NOUN
A corps is a part of the army which has special duties.
...the Army Medical Corps.
  • American English: corps
  • Brazilian Portuguese: unidade
  • Chinese: 特别小组
  • European Spanish: cuerpo
  • French: corps
  • German: Korps
  • Italian: corpo
  • Japanese: 特殊任務を持った部隊
  • Korean: 군단
  • European Portuguese: unidade
  • Spanish: cuerpo


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