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  • noun

Synonyms for corps

Synonyms for corps

a group of people acting together in a shared activity

a group of people organized for a particular purpose

Synonyms for corps

an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and their support

a body of people associated together

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Mom Corps : Focusing exclusively on placement of experienced professionals in fractional, flexible and virtual positions.
Managed by the Regional Support Center in Frankfurt, Germany, and working with post personnel, the corps provides customized solutions to posts' needs for on-site training, consulting and other hands-on assistance.
Still in the corps, Scheller held her own among the three principal ballerinas who performed with her in Jorma Elo's new, ultramodern Slice to Sharp.
Billets are coordinated through co-occupational field sponsors (chief of staff, Marine Corps Systems Command for ground officer, and the commanding officer Marine Aviation Detachment, Patuxent River for aviation officers).
The reason the Corps successfully dodged responsibility and resisted reform until accepting some blame in June is the iron triangle, composed of career Corps bureaucrats, the contractors who make millions in profits from Corps projects, however lunatic, and the members of Congress for whom the Corps projects offer some of the juiciest slices of pork available.
As far as I'm concerned that's an act of respect for the Marine Corps and also for Marines," Swofford said.
Army Corps of Engineers officials said they couldn't comment on the anticipated lawsuit, but did defend their permitting process.
Using this measured approach, the Lobby Corps complemented other League efforts to win passage of the National Voter Registration Act ("Motor Voter"), the McCain-Feingold Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act and the Help America Vote Act.
S corps enjoy many significant tax advantages, including:
But it turns out you are not worth a damn thing to the Peace Corps if you're queer--unless you want to give up your partner.
Canada copied the Peace Corps in 1966 with CUSO for overseas projects and the Company of Young Canadians for domestic issues.
On 1 July 1992 VMAQ-2 was split into three squadrons, designated VMAQ-1, -2, and -3, and in October of that year VMAQ-4 became a regular Marine Corps squadron.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers are in the middle of considering whether to further scale back the federal regulation of wetlands on account of the Supreme Court's decision in the SWANCC case.
The corps maintains it has a limited mandate in dealing with environmental problems at FUDS.
A tree on the grounds of the Navy Supply Corps School was dedicated to VADM Keith W.