Sergeant vs. Corporal

Sergeant vs. Corporal — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Sergeant and Corporal

Sergeantnoun

UK army rank with NATO code OR-6, senior to corporal and junior to warrant officer ranks.

Corporaladjective

(archaic) Having a physical, tangible body; material, corporeal.

Sergeantnoun

The highest rank of noncommissioned officer in some non-naval military forces and police.

Corporaladjective

Of or pertaining to the body, especially the human body; bodily.

corporal punishmentcorporal suffering

Sergeantnoun

A lawyer of the highest rank, equivalent to the doctor of civil law.

Corporaladjective

(zoology) Pertaining to the body (the thorax and abdomen), as distinguished from the head, limbs and wings, etc.

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Sergeantnoun

A title sometimes given to the servants of the sovereign.

sergeant surgeon, i.e. a servant, or attendant, surgeon

Corporalnoun

(military) A non-commissioned officer army rank with NATO code OR-4. The rank below a sergeant but above a lance corporal and private.

Sergeantnoun

A fish, the cobia.

Corporalnoun

A non-commissioned officer rank in the police force, below a sergeant but above a private or patrolman.

Sergeantnoun

any of several noncommissioned officer ranks in the army or air force or marines ranking above a corporal

Corporalnoun

A worker in charge of the wagonway, reporting to the deputy.

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Sergeantnoun

a lawman with the rank of sergeant

Corporalnoun

(ecclesiastical) The white linen cloth on which the elements of the Eucharist are placed; a communion cloth.

Sergeantnoun

an English barrister of the highest rank

Corporalnoun

a noncommissioned officer in the army or airforce or marines

Corporaladjective

affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit;

bodily needsa corporal defectcorporeal sufferinga somatic symptom or somatic illness

Corporaladjective

possessing or existing in bodily form;

what seemed corporal melted as breath into the windan incarnate spirit`corporate' is an archaic term