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General dictionaries General (35 matching dictionaries)
  1. canon: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. canon, canon: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. canon, canon: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. canon: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. canon: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. canon: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Canon, Canon, canon: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. canon: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Canon, canon: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. canon: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. canon: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. canon: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Canon, canon: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. canon (1), canon (2): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Canon, canon: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. canon: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Canon (Pachelbel), Canon (Star Trek), Canon (Star Wars), Canon (album), Canon (basic principle), Canon (canon law), Canon (company), Canon (disambiguation), Canon (fiction), Canon (fictional), Canon (film), Canon (game), Canon (hymnography), Canon (liturgy), Canon (manga), Canon (music), Canon (priest), Canon (rapper), Canon, The Canon (Natalie Angier book), The Canon (Podcast), The Canon (podcast): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. canon: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. canon: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. canon, canon (de), canon (m), can: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. canon: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. canon: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  23. canon: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  24. Canon: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. Canon: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. canon, the canon: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. canon: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. canon: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. canon: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. Canon, canon: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. canon, the canon: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. Canon: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]
  33. Canon: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. canon: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Canon: Paris Cookbook [home, info]
  3. Canon: Epicurus.com French Glossary [home, info]
  4. Canon: Epicurus.com Food Glossary [home, info]
  5. canon: Essentials of Music [home, info]
  6. Canon: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  7. canon: Literary Criticism [home, info]
  8. Canon: Literary Terms [home, info]
  9. canon: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  10. CANON: Bobs Byway OF POETIC TERMS [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. canon: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. canon: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. CANON: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  4. Canon (Christianity), Canon (collection), Canon (disambiguation), canon: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. canon: Netlingo [home, info]
  2. Canon (Christianity), Canon (collection), Canon (disambiguation), canon: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Canon: baby names list [home, info]
  2. Canon: Arms and Armour [home, info]
  3. canon: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  4. canon: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Canon: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Canon: Religious Tolerance [home, info]
  3. Canon: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. Canon: Glossary of spiritual and religious terms [home, info]
  5. Canon, canon, canon: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]
  6. CANON: Irivng Hexham's Concise Dictionary of Religion [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. canon: The Folk File [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Canon: PhotoNotes Dictionary of Film and Digital Photography [home, info]
  2. Canon: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  3. Canon: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (canon)

noun:  a collection of books accepted as holy scripture especially the books of the Bible recognized by any Christian church as genuine and inspired
noun:  a complete list of saints that have been recognized by the Roman Catholic Church
noun:  a rule or especially body of rules or principles generally established as valid and fundamental in a field or art or philosophy ("The neoclassical canon")
noun:  a contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts
noun:  a priest who is a member of a cathedral chapter
noun:  a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #8214)

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