Corporeal definition

kôr-pôrē-əl
Of a material nature; perceptible by the senses; tangible.
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Of, for, or having the nature of, the body; physical; bodily; not spiritual.
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The definition of corporeal is something related to your body or something physical or tangible.

An example of corporeal is punishment is inflicting pain on the body.

An example of corporeal is tangible property as opposed to intellectual property.

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Of a material nature; tangible.

Corporeal property.

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Of, relating to, or characteristic of the body.
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Existing or manifesting in bodily form.
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His omnipotence That to corporeal substance could add Speed almost spiritual. - Milton.

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Of or pertaining to the body; bodily.
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(archaic) Corporal.
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Origin of corporeal

  • From Latin corporeus from corpus corpor- body kwrep- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin corporeus, from corpus (“body”); compare corporal.

    From Wiktionary