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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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The PNP chief also described Corpus as a very professional officer who will not take advantage of his position to ensure his wife's victory in the elections.
The Constitution states that the President may suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in case of invasion or rebellion, when the public safety requires it, for a period not exceeding 60 days.
Jim Blackburn, an environmental lawyer and Rice University professor, opposes the port's proposal because it would involve discharging all the salt and minerals removed from Gulf Coast water into the ship channel near Harbor Island on the northeast side of Corpus Christi Bay, which is zoned for industrial use.
In the case of Corpus, the EPD is among the top performers in the campaign against implementation of City ordinances against drinking in public, smoking, half-naked and curfew.
Los dos primeros capitulos del volumen aportan una vision general sobre la LC y sobre el empleo de corpus en el estudio del espanol como segunda lengua.
For instance, in Chapter 1 Louw states that "delexicalisation in the end became part of the lexicographer's terminology, and semantic prosody a sort of a run-away child that roamed the world, trying its potential in corpus linguistics, stylistics, translation studies and language pedagogy rather than settling anywhere in particular" (4).
Following are facts about the feast of Corpus Christi, gathered from (http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/christianity/holydays/corpuschristi.shtml) BBC , (https://www.thoughtco.com/corpus-christi-feast-body-blood-542468) ThoughtCo , (http://www.sharefaith.com/guide/Christian-Holidays/feast_of_corpus_christi.html) ShareFaith  and (https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/common/corpus-christi) Timeanddate.com :
The corpus linguistics gives us the possibility to recognize differences in the understanding of the social terms in different cultures that should be done before comparative sociological studies (Rawoens, 2010).
Nevertheless, one of the main criticisms levelled at DDL methods, according to some authors who follow the chomskian trend (less numerous than those who support their usage), is precisely related to the context of corpus language samples, which appears to be insufficient in their view.
KEYWORDS: corpus development, specialized corpus, nursing corpus, spaced repetition, Antconc
In a report published in April 2015, inspectors hailed the school's 'extremely high' attendance levels and Corpus Christi's 'very strong caring and inclusive ethos' that promoted high expectations for all of the school's pupils.
The majority of teachers lacks the understanding of the corpus, and lacks the necessary technical training for the application of corpus in English teaching, which makes it difficult to popularize the corpus (Susan, 2012).