corpse

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 /kɔːps/



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
corpse /kɔrps/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. a dead body, esp. of a human being.
See -corp-.
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
corpse  (kôrps), 
n. 
  1. a dead body, usually of a human being.
  2. something no longer useful or viable:rusting corpses of old cars.
  3. [Obs.]a human or animal body, whether alive or dead.
Etymology:1225–75;
Middle English corps;
origin, originally spelling, spelled variant of cors corse but the p is now sounded
1 . remains, cadaver. See body. 

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

corpse /kɔːps/ n
  1. a dead body, esp of a human being; cadaver
Etymology: 14th Century: from Old French corps body, from Latin corpus body



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