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Pronunciation: (kôr'mun, kōr'-), [key]
pl. -men.

1. U.S. Navy.an enlisted person working as a pharmacist or hospital assistant.
2. U.S. Army.an enlisted person in the Medical Corps who accompanies combat troops into battle to give first aid, carry off the wounded, etc.
3. a member of any corps, as of the Peace Corps.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

corpseCorps of Engineers


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