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Etymology

canonic + -al

Adjective

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canonical

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  1. (theology) Present in a canon of Scripture.
    The Gospel of Luke is a canonical New Testament book.
  2. In conformity with canon law.
  3. According to recognised or orthodox rules.
    The men played golf in the most canonical way, with no local rules.
  4. Stated or used in the most basic and straightforwardly applicable manner.
    This definition would be more useful if it were canonical.
  5. (music) In the form of a canon.
  6. Of or pertaining to an ecclesiastical chapter
  7. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) In canonical form.

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