core vs corps vs corpse :

Definitions

  • n  a small group of indispensable persons or things
    five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program
  • n  the center of an object
    the ball has a titanium core
  • 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  • n  (computer science) a tiny ferrite toroid formerly used in a random access memory to store one bit of data; now superseded by semiconductor memories
    each core has three wires passing through it, providing the means to select and detect the contents of each bit
  • 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
    core an apple

  • n  an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and their support
  • n  a body of people associated together
    diplomatic corps
  • n  a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state

  • n  the dead body of a human being
    the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse
News & Articles

  • Japan Core Machine Orders Drop 8.8% On Month In April
    Core machine orders in Japan plunged a seasonally adjusted 8.8 percent on month in April to 723.3 billion yen, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday - falling for just the second time in seven months.
    June 12, 2013 - RTT News
  • Core to Core
    Core to Core,75 x 38 inches, charcoal on paper, 2010. Receive The Sedalia Democrat right to your inbox, daily!
    June 12, 2013 - Sedalia Democrat
  • Core Strength
    Core Strength,50 x 38 inches, charcoal on paper, 2006. Receive The Sedalia Democrat right to your inbox, daily!
    June 12, 2013 - Sedalia Democrat


  • Corpse flower, known for smell of rotten flesh, is still on the rise
    CHICO — Almost 60 inches and counting. The giant corpse flower at Chico State University grew 3 inches Wednesday and 21Ú2 inches the day before.
    June 15, 2013 - Chico Enterprise-Record
  • Not all Flowers Smell Nice
    Can a flower smell like a rotting corpse? It can, and that's why it's called the Corspe Flower. And it is expected to bloom in Binghamton University's greenhouse very soon. The flower was donated to the university in 2007, and has not bloomed for three years. Its name comes from the strong odor that is released when it is in full bloom. "They feel like it does smell like a giant rotting corpse ...
    June 14, 2013 - FOX 40 Binghamton
  • 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.
    June 13, 2013 - Tallahassee Democrat