principal, corpus, principal sum(noun)
capital as contrasted with the income derived from it
a collection of writings
"he edited the Hemingway corpus"
the main part of an organ or other bodily structure
a collection of writings, often on a specific topic, of a specific genre, from a specific demographic, a single author etc.
Origin: From corpus.
a body, living or dead; the corporeal substance of a thing
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kor′pus, n. a body: any special structure or function in the body; the whole body of literature on any subject.—ns. Cor′pulence, Cor′pulency, fleshiness of body; excessive fatness.—adj. Cor′pulent, fleshy or fat.—adv. Cor′pulently.—n. Cor′puscle, a minute particle; a physical atom—also Corpus′cule.—adjs. Corpus′cular, Corpusculā′rian, pertaining to corpuscles.—ns. Corpusculā′rian, one who holds the corpuscular philosophy; Corpuscular′ity.—Corpus Christi, the festival in honour of the Consecrated Host, held on the Thursday after the festival of the Trinity; Corpus delicti, a criminal law term in Scotland to signify the body or substance of the crime charged.—Corpuscular theory of light, or Emission theory (see Emit). [L. corpus, the body.]
The numerical value of Corpus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Corpus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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