[kawr-per-it, -prit] /ˈkɔr pər ɪt, -prɪt/
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.
forming a corporation; incorporated
of or belonging to a corporation or corporations: corporate finance
of or belonging to a united group; joint
early 15c., “united in one body,” from Latin corporatus, past participle of corporare “form into a body,” from corpus (genitive corporis) “body” (see corporeal).
[kawr-pawr-ee-uh l, -pohr-] /kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-/ adjective 1. of the nature of the physical body; bodily. 2. material; tangible: corporeal property. /kɔːˈpɔːrɪəl/ adjective 1. of the nature of the physical body; not spiritual 2. of a material nature; physical adj. early 15c., with adjectival suffix -al (1) + Latin corporeus “of the nature of […]
[non-kuh-rek-ting] /ˈnɒn kəˈrɛk tɪŋ/ adjective, Ophthalmology. 1. (of eyeglass lenses) ground and polished without a corrective prescription.
[kuh-rek-shuh n] /kəˈrɛk ʃən/ noun 1. something that is substituted or proposed for what is wrong or inaccurate; emendation. 2. the act of . 3. punishment intended to reform, improve, or rehabilitate; chastisement; reproof. 4. Usually, corrections. the various methods, as incarceration, parole, and probation, by which society deals with convicted offenders. 5. a quantity […]
[kawr-uh-ley-shuh n, kor-] /ˌkɔr əˈleɪ ʃən, ˌkɒr-/ noun 1. mutual relation of two or more things, parts, etc.: Studies find a positive correlation between severity of illness and nutritional status of the patients. Synonyms: similarity, correspondence, matching; parallelism, equivalence; interdependence, interrelationship, interconnection. 2. the act of or state of being . 3. Statistics. the degree […]