Definition of Canon

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Definitions of canon

canon
a rule or especially body of rules or principles generally established as valid and fundamental in a field or art or philosophy noun communication
canon
a priest who is a member of a cathedral chapter noun person
canyon
a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall noun object
canon
a contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts noun communication
canon
a complete list of saints that have been recognized by the Roman Catholic Church noun communication
canon
a collection of books accepted as holy scripture especially the books of the Bible recognized by any Christian church as genuine and inspired noun communication