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corporal

adjective uk   /ˈkɔː.pər.əl/ us    /ˈkɔːr.pɚ-/ formal
of or relating to the bodyThe body

corporal

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɔː.pər.əl/ us    /ˈkɔːr.pɚ-/ (also Corporal, written abbreviation Corp.)
a person of low rank in the army or the air force: Corporal Green/Sam Green [as form of address] Thank you, Corporal.Ranks in the ArmyRanks in the Air Force
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