[kawr-pawr-ee-uh l, -pohr-] /kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-/
of the nature of the physical body; bodily.
of the nature of the physical body; not spiritual
of a material nature; physical
early 15c., with adjectival suffix -al (1) + Latin corporeus “of the nature of a body,” from corpus “body” (living or dead), from PIE *kwrpes, from root *kwrep- “body, form, appearance,” probably from a verbal root meaning “to appear” (cf. Sanskrit krp- “form, body,” Avestan kerefsh “form, body,” Old English hrif “belly,” Old High German href “womb, belly, abdomen”).
corporeal cor·po·re·al (kôr-pôr’ē-əl)
Of, relating to, or characteristic of the body.
[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 […]
[kawr-uh-spon-duh ns, kor-] /ˌkɔr əˈspɒn dəns, ˌkɒr-/ noun 1. communication by exchange of letters. 2. a letter or letters that pass between : It will take me all day to answer this business correspondence. 3. Also, correspondency. an instance of . 4. similarity or analogy. 5. agreement; conformity. 6. news, commentary, letters, etc., received from […]