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corporeal

adjective uk   /kɔːˈpɔː.ri.əl/ us    /kɔːrˈpɔːr.i-/ formal
physical and not spiritual relating to the body
corporeally
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Translations of “corporeal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 物質的,有形的, 身體的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 物质的,有形的, 身体的…
(Definition of corporeal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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