the age specified by canon law when a person becomes eligible to participate in a certain rite or hold a certain office.
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Ecclesiastical. any of certain periods of the day set apart for prayer and devotion: these are matins and lauds, prime, tierce, sext, nones, vespers, and compline. noun (RC Church) one of the seven prayer times appointed for each day by canon law the services prescribed for these times, namely matins, prime, terce, sext, nones, vespers, […]
canonical name (CNAME) A host’s official name as opposed to an alias. The official name is the first hostname listed for its Internet address in the hostname database, /etc/hosts or the Network Information Service (NIS) map hosts.byaddr (“hosts” for short). A host with multiple network interfaces may have more than one Internet address, each with […]
pertaining to, established by, or conforming to a canon or canons. included in the canon of the Bible. authorized; recognized; accepted: canonical works. Mathematics. (of an equation, coordinate, etc.) in simplest or standard form. following the pattern of a musical canon. Linguistics. (of a form or pattern) characteristic, general or basic: the canonical form of […]