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  • 1 Corporal — • A square white linen cloth, now usually somewhat smaller than the breadth of an altar, upon which the Sacred Host and chalice are placed during the celebration of Mass Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Corporal     Corporal …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 2 Corporal — Cor po*ral, a. [L. corporalis, fr. corpus body. See {Corpse}.] 1. Belonging or relating to the body; bodily. Past corporal toil. Shak. [1913 Webster] Pillories and other corporal infections. Milton. [1913 Webster] {Corporal punishment} (law),… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 corporal — CORPORÁL, Ă, corporali, e, adj. Care ţine de corp (I 1), privitor la corp; aplicat corpului; trupesc. ♢ Percheziţie corporală = percheziţie făcută unei persoane pentru a vedea dacă nu ascunde sub haine, în buzunarele hainelor etc. arme sau alte… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 corporal — corporal, aux [ kɔrpɔral, o ] n. m. • déb. XIIIe; lat. ecclés. corporale, de corpus « corps » (de Jésus Christ) ♦ Liturg. cathol. Linge consacré, rectangulaire, que le prêtre étend sur l autel au commencement de la messe pour y déposer le calice… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 5 Corporal — Cor po*ral (k[^o]r p[ o]*ral), n. [Corrupted fr. F. caporal, It. caporale, fr. capo head, chief, L. caput. See {Chief}, and cf. {Caporal}.] (Mil.) A noncommissioned officer, next below a sergeant. In the United States army he is the lowest… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Corporal — Cor po*ral (k[^o]r p[ o]*ral), ||Corporale Cor po*ra le ( r? l?), n. [LL. corporale: cf. F. corporal. See {Corporal},a.] A fine linen cloth, on which the sacred elements are consecrated in the eucharist, or with which they are covered; a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 corporal — adjetivo 1. Del cuerpo: salud corporal, castigo corporal, higiene corporal. Voy a clases de expresión corporal todos los miércoles. sustantivo masculino 1. (preferentemente en plural) Área: religión En las iglesias católicas, lienzo blanco… …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 8 corporal — (Del lat. corporālis). 1. adj. Perteneciente o relativo al cuerpo, especialmente al humano. Presencia corporal. [m6]Pena corporal. 2. m. Lienzo que se extiende en el altar, encima del ara, para poner sobre él la hostia y el cáliz. U. m. en pl.) ☛ …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 9 corporal — I adjective bodily, corporeal, fleshy, incarnate, material, not spiritual, palpable, physical, somatic, substantial, tangible associated concepts: corporal imbecility, corporal oath, corporal punishment II index bodily …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 corporal — corporal, corporeal Both words are now largely restricted to particular uses. Corporal means ‘relating to the human body’ and is found chiefly in the expression corporal punishment (beating, spanking, etc., now effectively banned in schools in… …

    Modern English usage

  • 11 corporal — Ⅰ. corporal [1] ► NOUN ▪ a rank of non commissioned officer in the army, above lance corporal or private first class and below sergeant. ORIGIN Italian caporale, probably from Latin corpus body (of troops) . Ⅱ. corporal [2] ► ADJECTIVE ▪ …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 corporal — corporal1 [kôr′pə rəl, kôr′prəl] n. [< Fr caporal < It caporale, a corporal < capo, chief, head < L caput,HEAD: sp. infl. by assoc. with corps or CORPORAL2] the lowest ranking noncommissioned officer, just below a sergeant; specif.,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 13 Corporāl — (v. lat.), 1) in einigen Armeen die niederste Charge der Unteroffiziere, von denen etwa auf 10–15 Soldaten einer kommt. Die jedem Unteroffizier von diesem Range zur speciellen Unterweisung u. Beaufsichtigung überwiesene Mannschaft wird… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 corporal — CORPORAL. s. m. Linge bénit, que le Prêtre étend sur l Autel, pour mettre le Calice dessus, et ensuite l Hostie. Blanchir, empeser lescorporaux …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 15 corporal — adj. 2 g. 1. Do corpo; que tem corpo. 2.  [Figurado] Material. • s. m. 3. O pano que o celebrante estende sobre o altar …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 16 corporal — adj corporeal, *bodily, physical, somatic Analogous words: fleshly, *carnal, animal, sensual …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 17 corporal — [adj] bodily, physical anatomical, carnal, corporeal, fleshly, fleshy, gross, human, material, objective, phenomenal, sensible, somatic, substantial, tangible; concept 542 Ant. cerebral, immaterial, intangible, mental, spiritual …

    New thesaurus

  • 18 corporal — Corporal. s. m. Linge empesé, & benit, que le Prestre estend sur l autel pour mettre dessus le calice & l hostie. Blanchir les corporaux …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 19 Corporal — This article is about the military rank. For other uses, see Corporal (disambiguation). Common anglophone military ranks Navies Armies Air forces Officers Admiral of the fleet Ma …

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