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corporeal

of a material nature; tangible: corporeal evidence
Not to be confused with:
corporal – of the body: corporal punishment; non-commissioned officer
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cor·po·re·al

 (kôr-pôr′ē-əl)
adj.
1.
a. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the body. See Synonyms at bodily.
b. Existing or manifesting in bodily form.
2. Of a material nature; tangible: corporeal property.

[From Latin corporeus, from corpus, corpor-, body; see kwrep- in Indo-European roots.]

cor·po′re·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē), cor·po′re·al·ness n.
cor·po′re·al·ly adv.
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corporeal

(kɔːˈpɔːrɪəl)
adj
1. (Theology) of the nature of the physical body; not spiritual
2. of a material nature; physical
[C17: from Latin corporeus, from corpus body]
corˌporeˈality, corˈporealness n
corˈporeally adv
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cor•po•re•al

(kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-)

adj.
1. of the nature of the physical body; bodily.
2. material; tangible: corporeal property.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin corpore(us) bodily (corpor-, s. of corpus body + -eus -eous) + -al1]
cor•po`re•al′i•ty, cor•po′re•al•ness, n.
cor•po′re•al•ly, adv.
syn: See physical.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.corporeal - having material or physical form or substance; "that which is created is of necessity corporeal and visible and tangible" - Benjamin Jowett
bodied - having a body or a body of a specified kind; often used in combination; "strong-bodied"; "big-bodied"
incorporeal, immaterial - without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit"
2.corporeal - affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit; "bodily needs"; "a corporal defect"; "corporeal suffering"; "a somatic symptom or somatic illness"
physical - involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit; "physical exercise"; "physical suffering"; "was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance"
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corporeal

adjective physical, human, material, substantial, bodily, mortal, fleshy Descartes held that there are two kinds of substances in the world, mental and corporeal.
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corporeal

adjective
1. Of or relating to the human body:
2. Composed of or relating to things that occupy space and can be perceived by the senses:
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Translations
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corporeal

[kɔːˈpɔːrɪəl] ADJcorpóreo
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corporeal

[kɔːrˈpɔːrɪəl] adj (formal) (= physical) → matériel(le)
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corporeal

adjkörperlich
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corporeal

[kɔːˈpɔːrɪəl] adj (frm) → corporeo/a
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cor·po·re·al

a. corporal, físico-a, rel. al cuerpo.
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Maria del Carmen Cana Jimenez's chapter studies the way in which the spectral in Central American narratives coexists with corporeal beings as walking dead.