Definitions of "canon"
  1. The rules or doctrines established by a religious assembly
  2. A command or law expressed in the realm of religious jurisprudence
  3. A universally recognized principle or rule
  4. A collection of guiding principles, standards or norms
How to use "canon" in a sentence
  1. The canon, recently established by the council, resulted in significant changes in the religious community.
  2. His action was considered a violation of the canon, leading to serious consequences.
  3. To maintain ethical practices, professionals across various fields follow a specific canon.

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