Definitions for corposant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. corona discharge, corona, corposant, St. Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's light, Saint Ulmo's fire, Saint Ulmo's light, electric glow(noun)

    an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere

Wiktionary

  1. corposant(Noun)

    an electrical discharge accompanied by a corona of ionization in the surrounding atmosphere

  2. Origin: corpus, body + sanctum, holy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Corposant(noun)

    st. Elmo's fire. See under Saint

  2. Origin: [It. corpo santo holy body.]

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