Part of speech: noun

A number of persons acting together, as a section of an army.

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Usage examples "corps":

  1. Command of Second Army Corps. - "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War", G. F. R. Henderson.
  2. Clark's division of Polk's corps followed in due order on its road. - "From Fort Henry to Corinth", Manning Ferguson Force.
  3. " Well," said Alfred, " we took part in the Red Cross service, were with the infantry, served a time with the flying corps, then had a little experience with the transportation service, helped them out in the artillery, and did the best we could everywhere we went, if that's what you wish to know." - "The Boy Volunteers with the Submarine Fleet", Kenneth Ward.