corps corps  /ˈkɔr/

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  1. Americans ages 50-plus have historically been a large part of the nation's volunteer corps and, as the song goes, you ain't seen nuthin' yet.
  2. Here are four new branded corps and other programs that could come under the new Department of National Service.
  3. Among senior officers in the corps comes a wave of shame and resentment in the wake of an alleged massacre.

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

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