corporeal body
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  • corporeal — cor·po·re·al /kȯr pōr ē əl/ adj: having, consisting of, or relating to a physical material body compare incorporeal cor·po·re·al·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Corporeal — may refer to: Corporeal undead, See also: Category:Corporeal undead Matter (corporeal, or actual, physical substance or matter) Body, of or relating to the body Corporeal (Altar Linen) A term devised by Harry Partch to describe his philosophy of… …   Wikipedia

  • Corporeal — Cor*po re*al (k[^o]r*p[=o] r[ e]*al), a. [L. corporeus, fr. corpus body.] Having a body; consisting of, or pertaining to, a material body or substance; material; opposed to {spiritual} or {immaterial}. [1913 Webster] His omnipotence That to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Corporeal property — Corporeal Cor*po re*al (k[^o]r*p[=o] r[ e]*al), a. [L. corporeus, fr. corpus body.] Having a body; consisting of, or pertaining to, a material body or substance; material; opposed to {spiritual} or {immaterial}. [1913 Webster] His omnipotence… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corporeal — early 15c., with adj. suffix AL (Cf. al) (1), from L. corporeus of the nature of a body, from corpus body (living or dead), from PIE *kwrpes, from root *kwrep body, form, appearance, probably from a verbal root meaning to appear (Cf. Skt. krp… …   Etymology dictionary

  • corporeal — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a person s body; physical rather than spiritual. DERIVATIVES corporeality noun. ORIGIN Latin corporealis, from corpus body …   English terms dictionary

  • corporeal — [kôr pôr′ē əl] adj. [< L corporeus < corpus: see CORPUS] 1. of, for, or having the nature of, the body; physical; bodily; not spiritual 2. of a material nature; perceptible by the senses; tangible SYN. BODILY, MATERIAL corporeally adv …   English World dictionary

  • body schema illusion —    Also known as body schema disturbance, *somato éidolie, *disorder of corporeal awareness, illusion of corporeal transformation, and illusion of corporeal displacement. All six terms are used to denote an illusory change in the size, relation,… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Corporeal mime — One subgroup of physical theater is corporeal mime. Its objective is to place drama inside the moving human body, rather than to substitute gesture for speech as in pantomime. In this medium, the mime must apply to physical movement those… …   Wikipedia

  • corporeal — /karporiyal/ A term descriptive of such things as have an objective, material existence; perceptible by the senses of sight and touch; possessing a real body. Opposed to incorporeal and spiritual. There is a distinction between corporeal and… …   Black's law dictionary

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