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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Corporal punishment(0.01074 detik)
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English → English (WordNet)
Definition: corporal punishment
n : the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of
committing a crime
English → English (gcide)
Definition: Corporal punishment
Corporal \Cor"po*ral\, a. [L. corporalis, fr. corpus body. See
1. Belonging or relating to the body; bodily. “Past corporal
Pillories and other corporal infections. --Milton.
Corporal punishment (law), punishment applied to the body
of the offender, including the death penalty, whipping,
2. Having a body or substance; not spiritual; material. In
this sense now usually written corporeal. --Milton.
A corporal heaven . . . .where the stare are.
What seemed corporal melted
As breath into the wind. --Shak.
Syn: Corporal, Bodily, Corporeal.
Usage: Bodily is opposed to mental; as, bodily affections.
Corporeal refers to the whole physical structure or
nature, of the body; as, corporeal substance or frame.
Corporal, as now used, refers more to punishment or
some infliction; as, corporal punishment. To speak of
corporeal punishment is an error. Bodily austerities;
the corporeal mold.