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corpus

1. a collection or body of writings, esp by a single author or on a specific topic
2. Anatomy
a. any distinct mass or body
b. the main part of an organ or structure
3. the inner layer or layers of cells of the meristem at a shoot tip, which produces the vascular tissue and pith

corpus

Latin for "body," corpus refers to a collection of items. Any very large body of work that is written (text), spoken or on video can be called a corpus. The Web is a gigantic corpus.
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Leyendecker of Corpus Christi is a civil engineer and president of LNV, Inc.
For Albayalde, he sees no reason to temporarily replace Corpus as the head of a national support unit of the PNP, saying it just a "coincidence' that the latter's wife is politician.
'The suspension of writ of habeas corpus, it is very clear in the Constitution, that it should not be declared without the needed circumstances.
Along with the Corpus port, a range of public and private entities plan to construct seawater desalination plants.
Corpus also served as director of the Tarlac Provincial Police Office.
La Linguistica de Corpus (LC), a pesar de contar con un recorrido historico breve, ha experimentado un interes creciente por parte de los investigadores y especialistas en Linguistica, por lo que en la actualidad se encuentra presente en practicamente todas las ramas de la disciplina, desde aquellas que trabajan con un perfil mas teorico hasta las que tienen un caracter mas asociado a la Linguistica Aplicada.
Mastropierro presents a corps analysis of Joseph Conrad's 1902 Heart of Darkness in its English original and in four of its Italian translations, combining corpus stylistics and descriptive translation studies.
I volumi descrivono in dettaglio i due corpora VALICO (Varieta di Apprendimento della Lingua Italiana Corpus Online) e VINCA (Varieta di Italiano di Nativi Corpus Appaiato).
The term corpus stylistics, usually regarded as a near-synonym for stylometry, stylometrics, statistical stylistics, or stylogenetics, is closely related to statistics and corpus linguistics.
Pin Oak Corpus Christi LLC, a portfolio company of Pelican Advisors LLC, has completed the acquisition of 100 percent of the equity interests in Gravity Midstream Corpus Christi LLC from EnCap Flatrock Midstream, a venture capital firm based in San Antonio.
The name "Corpus Christi" is of Latin origin meaning the body of Christ.
First of all, corpus linguistics studies a language not only as a remarkable social phenomenon (e.g.