canton (def 7).
a camp, usually of large size, where men are trained for military service. military quarters. the winter quarters of an army. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 4 Various Ranching, Sport and Travel Thomas Carson Dangerous Days Mary Roberts Rinehart Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 5 Various The Story of […]
the religious official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical portion of a service and sings or chants the prayers and parts of prayers designed to be performed as solos. an official whose duty is to lead the singing in a cathedral or in a collegiate or parish church; a precentor. Eddie (Edward Israel Iskovitz) […]
the set obtained from the closed interval from 0 to 1 by removing the middle third from the interval, then the middle third from each of the two remaining sets, and continuing the process indefinitely.
of or relating to the gospel or liturgical north side of a church (opposed to decani). Historical Examples The Nebuly Coat John Meade Falkner Bell’s Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ely W. D. Sweeting adjective (in antiphonal music) to be sung by the cantorial side of a choir Compare decani