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1 formal
a collection of all the writing of a particular kind or by a particular person

2 technical
a large collection of written or spoken language, that is used for studying the language

cor‧pus / kɔpəs $ kɔr- / noun ( plural corpuses or corpora / -pərə / ) [ countable ]

1 the entire corpus of Shakespeare’s works

2 a corpus of spoken English
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