noun, plural corps [kawrz, kohrz]. /kɔrz, koʊrz/.
- a military organization consisting of officers and enlisted personnel or of officers alone: the U.S. Marine Corps; corps of cadets.
- Also called army corps . a military unit of ground combat forces consisting of two or more divisions and other troops.
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Samantha Hogan is a staff writer at The Maine Monitor and a corps member for Report for America.Maine Hires Lawyers With Criminal Records to Defend Poor Residents. The Governor Wants Reform.|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor|October 14, 2020|ProPublica
Samantha Hogan is a staff writer at The Maine Monitor and a Report for America corps member.Maine Hires Lawyers With Criminal Records to Defend Its Poorest Residents|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor, with data analysis by Agnel Philip|October 6, 2020|ProPublica
A nationwide tutoring corps could be rolled out by expanding Americorps, a federally funded national service program, Kraft and others suggest.Creative school plans could counter inequities exposed by COVID-19|Sujata Gupta|September 8, 2020|Science News
To be fair, Brady’s receiving corps was badly depleted for most of 2019, which had a measurable effect on his stats.Newton Can Replace Brady, But Can The Pats Replace Half Of Their Defense?|Neil Paine (firstname.lastname@example.org)|September 3, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Without the lived experience of some of our audience and peers, we undoubtedly miss stories and don’t notice things a more representative reporting corps would catch.
There were now five British corps in the British sector, and five American corps in the American sector.
It was now almost impossible to speak of individual divisions in relation to these actions, but only of corps.
He was deciding whether or not he wanted to stay in the Corps.A Man to Believe In: Eulogy for Marine Master Sergeant Aaron Torian|Elliot Ackerman|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a Teach For America 2011 corps member, I spent the last two years teaching 5th grade at a charter school in Harlem.A Teach for America Alum On How Testing Is Hurting Our Kids|Jonathan Sheehan|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The next COAS will come from the shadowy group of a dozen corps commanders who run the Army.Pakistan’s Impossible Year: Elections, Army Intrigue, and More|Bruce Riedel|December 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The killer's head snapped up at mention of the Corps, and he stared harder and more suspiciously than ever into Hanlon's eyes.Man of Many Minds|E. Everett Evans
We copy a description of the march of a regiment in Porter's corps.The Seventh Regiment|George L. Wood
His commissary was attached to the Staff of the corps, over which waved the “yellow-blue flag.”The Russian Turmoil|Anton Ivanovich Denikin
Grant now thought it best to attack the Confederate lines in front of Wright's corps.Battles of the Civil War|Thomas Elbert Vineyard
Although reverses followed, the Corps maintained the reputation it had gained for steadiness and discipline.The Life of Gordon, Volume I|Demetrius Charles Boulger