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Spanish translation of “corpus”


noun /(British ) koːpəs; (American) koːrpəs/ (plural corpora, corpuses)
a collection of written texts such as the complete works of a particular author or all the works of a particular type
a corpus of Shakespeare’s works.
(linguistics) a collection of written and/or spoken texts stored on computer and used for linguistic research.
(Definition of corpus from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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