corpora corpora  /ˈkɔr pə rə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) capital as contrasted with the income derived from it
  2. (n) a collection of writings
  3. (n) the main part of an organ or other bodily structure

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As the blood fills the corpora cavernosa, two rod-shaped bundles of spongy tissue running the length of the organ, the penis expands, becoming hard and erect.
  2. Cigarette smoking can reduce blood flow to the penis by constricting vessels and causing the corpora cavernosa to lose elasticity.
  3. Their clients will be, as they always have been, an imposing roster of big corpora tions, big businessmen, foreign govern ments.

News

  1. Woman dies after her car strikes tree in Ellsworth

    A woman was killed early Sunday after her car struck a tree, according to Washington County Coroner Tim Warco. Ilene Nicole Corpora, 27, was pronounced dead shortly after 2 a.m. on Sunday, Warco said. Warco said the accident took place on Beallsville-Bentleyville Road in the Ellsworth Borough shortly after 1 a.m. As Corpora was traveling north on Beallsville-Bentleyville Road, her vehicle ...
    on July 7, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Woman killed in Washington County crash

    By Tribune-Review A Washington County woman died early Sunday when her car left a roadway and struck a tree in Ellsworth. Ilene Nicole Corpora, 27, of Fredericktown ...
    on July 7, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  3. Fredericktown woman killed in crash

    A Fredericktown woman was killed early Sunday in a one-car crash in Ellsworth. Ilene Nicole Corpora, 27, of Barnard Road, was driving north on Beallsville-Bentleyville Road at about 1:25 a.m. when her vehicle went across the southbound lane, traveled 81 feet and hit a tree, Washington County Coroner Tim Warco said. She was pronounced dead about an...
    on July 7, 2013     Source: Observer-Reporter

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