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Corpus

corpus

1. The principal of a bond. For example, securities dealers create zero-coupon Treasury receipts by purchasing a regular Treasury bond and separating the interest coupons from the corpus. See also coupon stripping.
2. The principal amount of an estate or trust.
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Moreover, in my study a 23-year-old specimen had shown corpora amylacea with no evidence of inflammation or hyperplasia indicating that it cannot be considered as a sign of involution- and this requires further confirmation by research.
Focal granulomatous inflammation is associated with epithelial disruption due to corpora amylacea.