a luminous edging around the shadow of an observer or the point where his or her shadow would fall, as thrown by the sun upon a cloud or fog bank.
of, for, or belonging to a or corporations: a corporate executive; She considers the new federal subsidy just corporate welfare. forming a corporation. pertaining to a united group, as of persons: the corporate good. united or combined into one. . a bond issued by a corporation. Contemporary Examples That runs so counter to what many […]
something that prevents or counteracts corrosion. Also, anticorrosion. preventing or counteracting corrosion. Historical Examples Full coloured, but less durable and anticorrosive than the preceding. Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley
the act of or state of being . moral perversion; depravity. perversion of integrity. or dishonest proceedings. . debasement or alteration, as of language or a text. a debased form of a word. putrefactive decay; rottenness. any influence or agency. Contemporary Examples With every massacre, every national strike, every corruption scandal, we were found wanting, […]
the act of producing or causing to exist; the act of ; engendering. the fact of being . something that is or has been . the Creation, the original bringing into existence of the universe by God. the world; universe. creatures collectively. an original product of the mind, especially an imaginative artistic work: the creations […]