core vs corps vs corpse : Common Errors in English

About core vs corps vs corpse

Apples have cores. A corps is an organization, like the Peace Corps. A corpse is a dead body, a carcass.

core Meaning(s)

  • (n) a small group of indispensable persons or things
  • (n) the center of an object
  • (n) the central part of the Earth
  • (n) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  • (n) a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill
  • (n) an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality
  • (n) the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
  • (n) (computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories
  • (n) the chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place
  • (n) a bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil
  • (v) remove the core or center from

corps Meaning(s)

  • (n) an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and their support
  • (n) a body of people associated together

corpse Meaning(s)

  • (n) the dead body of a human being

core in News

  1. "Core to Core"

    "Core to Core," 75 x 38 inches, charcoal on paper, 2010. Receive The Sedalia Democrat right to your inbox, daily!
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Sedalia Democrat

  2. "Core Strength"

    "Core Strength," 50 x 38 inches, charcoal on paper, 2006. Receive The Sedalia Democrat right to your inbox, daily!
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Sedalia Democrat

  3. CORE Media And Noreen Halpern’s Scripted Venture Inks Drama Series Deal With NBC

    Halfire-CORE, CORE Media Grou p’s scripted production venture with veteran Canadian producer Noreen Halpern ‘s Halfire Entertainment banner, has closed a deal with NBC . Under the 3-for-1 agreement, Halfire-CORE will develop three lower budget drama projects for NBC, one of which is expected to go to series. No concepts or writers for the projects have been identified yet, but the producers are ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Deadline Hollywood

corps in News

  1. Army Corps to begin decreasing outflow of Coralville dam

    The Army Corps of Engineers says they will begin reducing outflow from Coralville Lake later this week.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: KWWL Iowa

  2. Army Corps, flood board tour Peckman River trouble spots

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Passaic Valley officials have toured the Peckman River to examine trouble spots as part of a plan to mitigate flooding along the waterway.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: The Record

  3. Corps of Engineers report drought persists despite wetter than normal May

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jody Farhat, Chief of the Missouri River Water Management Division, says wetter than normal conditions across much of the Missouri River basin during May haven't affected the rivers and the mainstem reservoir levels remain below normal.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: KTIV Sioux City

corpse in News

  1. Monticello man tells police corpse found is his mother

    By Sean Rossman | Democrat staff writer @seanrossman on Twitter -- A Monticello man told authorities the corpse found underneath his house was that of his mother.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Tallahassee Democrat

  2. Monticello man tells authorities corpse under house was his mother

    Sean Rossman Democrat staff writer -- A Monticello man told authorities that the corpse found underneath his house was that of his mother.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Tallahassee Democrat

  3. Florida man says corpse police found in crawlspace is his mother's

    MONTICELLO, Fla., June 12 (UPI) -- A Florida man said the corpse police found beneath his house was that of his mother, who died in September.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: UPI

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