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corporal
American English: /ˈkɔrp(ə)rəl/
British English: /ˈkɔːp(ə)r(ə)l/

Translation of corporal in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The Americans - three corporals and one private first class - were from the 4th Ranger Company and had volunteered for a classified mission.
    • Maybe he can sell it to generals, but not many privates, corporals and second lieutenants.
    • He then would assign to his men the ranks of sergeant, corporal, private and so on.

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