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corporaladjective

uk   /ˈkɔː.pər.əl/ us   /ˈkɔːr.pɚ.əl/ formal

corporalnoun [C]

also Corporal uk   /ˈkɔː.pər.əl/ us   /ˈkɔːr.pɚ.əl/ written abbreviation Corp.
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corporalnoun [C]

us   /ˈkɔr·prəl, -pər·əl/
a person in the military of low rank, below a sergeant
(Definition of corporal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “corporal”
in Korean 하사…
in Arabic عَرّيف…
in Malaysian koperal…
in French caporal/-ale…
in Russian капрал…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體的,肉體的…
in Italian caporale…
in Turkish onbaşı…
in Polish kapral…
in Spanish cabo…
in Vietnamese hạ sỹ…
in Portuguese cabo…
in Thai สิบโท…
in German der Obergefreite…
in Catalan caporal, -a…
in Japanese (陸軍、空軍の)伍(ご)長…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体的,肉体的…
in Indonesian kopral…
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