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corse (n.)

late 13c., "a dead body;" c. 1300, "a living body;" c. 1400, "the main part of anything," from Old French cors, from Latin corpus "body" (from PIE root *kwrep- "body, form, appearance"). Archaic from 16c.; compare corpse.

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Definitions of corse from WordNet

Corse (n.)
an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France;
Synonyms: Corsica
Corse (n.)
a region of France on the island of Corsica; birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte;
Synonyms: Corsica
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