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corpora US English

plural form of corpus.

corpora in corpus US English

A collection of written texts, especially the entire works of a particular author or a body of writing on a particular subject

corpora lutea in corpus luteum US English

A hormone-secreting structure that develops in an ovary after an ovum has been discharged but degenerates after a few days unless pregnancy has begun

corpora callosa in corpus callosum US English

A broad band of nerve fibers joining the two hemispheres of the brain

corpora cavernosa in corpus cavernosum US English

Either of two masses of erectile tissue forming the bulk of the penis and the clitoris

corpora spongiosa in corpus spongiosum US English

A mass of erectile tissue alongside the corpora cavernosa of the penis and terminating in the glans

corpora striata in corpus striatum US English

Part of the basal ganglia of the brain, comprising the caudate and lentiform nuclei

corpora English-Spanish

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