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corpus (noun)
principal, principal sum.
possession (noun)
principal, principal sum.

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Usage examples for corpus

  1. But whenever the proper time for his defence should come, he pledged himself to show that " a portion of the country from which the assailants came was endeavoring to destroy the right of habeas corpus and of trial by jury, and all the rights in which the liberties of the country consist;"-" that there was in that portion of country a systematic attempt even to carry it to the dissolution of the Union, with a continual system and purpose to destroy all the principles of civil liberty among the free states, and by power to force the detested principles of slavery on the free States of this Union;" a pledge which in the course of his subsequent argument he fully redeemed. – Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams. by Josiah Quincy
  2. It involves consideration of whole human groups rather than of particular sections of each human group, of the whole corpus of social, religious, and economical elements residing in each human group rather than of the separated items. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme