CORPS's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of corps
Definition:
n. an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions; a body of people associated together
Example:
In 1944-45 Monsignor Angelo Rotta served in the Vatican diplomatic corps in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Sentence in Classic:
In the corps Golenishtchev had belonged to the liberal party; he left the corps without entering the army, and had never taken office under the government.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I asked him for you, and you have been entered in the diplomatic corps and made a Gentleman of the Bedchamber.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I think it would be best not to bring it before the Emperor, but to apply to the commander of the corps.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This general, hating Barclay, rode to visit a friend of his own, a corps commander, and, having spent the day with him, returned to Barclay and condemned, as unsuitable from every point of view, the battleground he had not seen.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Excited and vexed by the failure and supposing that someone must be responsible for it, Toll galloped up to the commander of the corps and began upbraiding him severely, saying that he ought to be shot.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Our residence at Canterbury, and our local connexion, will, no doubt, enable him to take advantage of any vacancy that may arise in the Cathedral corps.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Such a course is at once more regular and more smooth of working, since a corps of subordinates has but one director, whereas a director may have a hundred subordinates.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Rhett pulled the carriage over to the curb, and Scarlett looked curiously at the sweating black men, picks and shovels over their shoulders, shepherded along by an officer and a squad of men wearing the insignia of the engineering corps.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
It is the same men, they say; there is no relief corps; those who are erect pillage those who are prone on the earth.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
He formed a part of the eighth corps of the grand army which Mortier commanded, and which captured Hamburg.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
But I think we better wait three weeks or so, till I get hold of some young fellow released from the medical corps to take my practice.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context