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Charles C Doyle cdoyle at UGA.EDU
Wed Jan 25 17:25:32 UTC 2012

That was my feeble little attempt at a joke:  "Corpsal"/"choral"


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On Jan 25, 2012, at 9:15 AM, Dan Nussbaum wrote:

> What does "Corpsal" mean?

pretty clearly, 'having to do with the (Marine) Corps'.

but how is it pronounced?


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