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canon

noun /ˈkӕnən/
a rule (especially of the church) canon The Pope’s decision is in line with the canons of the Catholic Church.
a clergyman belonging to a cathedral canónigo He served as the Canon of St. Alban’s Church in Toronto.
a list of saints canon It was John Paul II who asserted that Sister Benedicta belonged in the canon of Christian saints.
a musical composition in which one part enters after another in imitation canon Pachelbel’s canon in D major.
all the writings of an author that are accepted as genuine obra básica, clásico, canon the Shakespeare canon.
canonical /-ˈno-/ adjective
canónico canonical literature.
canonize verb
to place in the list of saints canonizar Joan of Arc was canonized in 1920.
canonization noun
canonización
(Definition of canon from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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