corporal corporal  /ˈkɔr pə rəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a noncommissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marines
  2. (adj) affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit
  3. (adj) possessing or existing in bodily form

Usage(s):

  1. New data from a leading researcher of corporal punishment adds to the evidence that any benefit of spanking is far outweighed by its cognitive and emotional costs.
  2. The death of an 11-year old girl re-opens the controversy over corporal punishment in India's immense and unmanageable school system.
  3. Opponents say corporal punishment can lead to aggression, poor mental health, even sadomasochistic tendencies and criminal behavior.

News

  1. Golf Tournament To Benefit Families Of Fallen Officers

    The golf tournament was at Lake Shawnee Golf Course and was held in honor of Corporal David Gogian and Officer Jeff Atherly.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: WIBW Topeka

  2. Marine returns home to hero's welcome at Plymouth Whitemarsh High School

    Evan Conboy, lance corporal in the Combat Logistics Regiment of the 171st Marines, returned to a hero’s welcome at Plymouth Whitemarsh High School June 12 in an event organized by the Warriors’ Watch Riders group.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Colonial

  3. New School Debates Corporal Punishment In Schools

    Irving ISD school board president proposed something be brought back that most have abandoned — corporal punishment (spanking). New School debates.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CBS Dallas - Fort Worth

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Quotes

  1. Committee Chairman Henry Waxman wrote Friday to White House Counsel Fred Fielding requesting "all documents received or generated by any official in the Executive Office of the President ...... that relate to Corporal Tillman."
    on Apr 27, 2007 By: Henry Waxman Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The loss of the Army Corporal Pat Tillman last week in Afghanistan brought home the sorrow that comes with every loss and reminds us of the character of the men and women who serve on our behalf," said President Bush.
    on Mar 26, 2007 By: President Bush Source: 49abcnews.com

  3. "We grieve the loss of Master Corporal Kristal Giesebrecht and Private Andrew Miller who died yesterday in Afghanistan. These soldiers were killed by an improvised explosive device while on patrol in Southern Kandahar," said Minister of National...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Peter MacKay Source: Island Crisis (blog)

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