Meaning of CANONICAL in English

CANONICAL

adjective Date: 15th century of, relating to, or forming a canon, conforming to a general rule or acceptable procedure ; orthodox , of or relating to a clergyman who is a canon, reduced to the ~ form , ~ly adverb

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