Australia is the corpus vile on which England makes her legislative experiments.
The "ugly rush" began—syndicate rivalled syndicate, and Government Government, in dividing up the corpus vile.
During his minority he has lain entirely at their mercy: has been their butt, their martyr, their drudge, their corpus vile.
The little town, which may once have been a clean, smiling place, has been for months the corpus vile of military operations.
She was virtually ruled out of the active management of her own affairs and became the corpus vile for rival aggressors.