"Canon" is a word in ENGLISH
A member of a cathedral chapter; a person who possesses a
prebend in a cathedral or collegiate church.
A law, or rule of doctrine or discipline, enacted by a
council and confirmed by the pope or the sovereign; a decision,
regulation, code, or constitution made by ecclesiastical authority.
A musical composition in which the voices begin one after
another, at regular intervals, successively taking up the same subject.
It either winds up with a coda (tailpiece), or, as each voice finishes,
commences anew, thus forming a perpetual fugue or round. It is the
strictest form of imitation. See Imitation.
The collection of books received as genuine Holy Scriptures,
called the sacred canon, or general rule of moral and religious duty,
given by inspiration; the Bible; also, any one of the canonical
Scriptures. See Canonical books, under Canonical, a.
In monasteries, a book containing the rules of a religious
The largest size of type having a specific name; -- so
called from having been used for printing the canons of the church.
A catalogue of saints acknowledged and canonized in the
Roman Catholic Church.
The part of a bell by which it is suspended; -- called also
ear and shank.
A law or rule.
A brave man could conquer fear, he had learned that, but perhaps only for a time. It was something the young did not understand, the way it could gnaw at a man, the way it came back stronger every time, until you were alone and gasping for breath.
Not conformed to rule or system; deviating from the type; anomalous; irregular.Read the complete definition
To’ annul, repeal, or de-stroy; to annul or repeal an order or rule 1S-srued by a subordinate authority; to repeal …Read the complete definition
Unconditional; complete and perfect ln itself, wlthout relation to, or dependence on, other things or persons,—as an absolute right; without …Read the complete definition
An agreement between two persons, one of whom has a right of action against the other, that the latter should …Read the complete definition
The state of being accurate; freedom from mistakes, this exemption arising from carefulness; exact conformity to truth, or to a …Read the complete definition
The aggregate of rules of procedure or practlce. As opposed to that body of law which the courts are es-tablished …Read the complete definition
ákon - My, mine; by or through me; sa ákon—me; to, on, upon, from, away from, towards, in, at, into …Read the complete definition
n. rule, regulation. Dagitoy ti alagaden ti nasayaat nga umili. These are the rules of good townspeople. ALAHAS [f. Sp.], …Read the complete definition
alipátpat - To drop asleep, to fall asleep unintentionally, to fall into a reverie when in company, to lose by …Read the complete definition
A rule relating to the solution of questions concerning the compounding or mixing of different ingredients, or ingredients of different …Read the complete definition
Conformity of words to the genius, structure, or general rules of a language; similarity of origin, inflection, or principle of …Read the complete definition
Pertaining to anarchy; without rule or government; in political confusion; tending to produce anarchy; as, anarchic despotism; anarchical opinions.Read the complete definition
To make void or of no effect; to nullify; to abolish; to do away with; -- used appropriately of laws, …Read the complete definition
Irregular; departing from common or established rules.Read the complete definition
Deviating from a general rule, method, or analogy; abnormal; irregular; as, an anomalous proceeding.Read the complete definition
Irregular; exceptional; unusual; uot conforming to rule, method, or typeRead the complete definition
Deviation from the common rule; an irregularity; anything anomalous.Read the complete definition
The placing of a before another, which, by ordinary rules, ought to follow it.Read the complete definition