a canon attached to a cathedral or collegiate church, though not necessarily a member of the chapter.
(Church of England) a clergyman who is attached to a cathedral to assist at daily services but who is not a member of the chapter
noun 1. a coin made of base metal.
- Minor duodenal papilla
minor duodenal papilla n. A slight elevation marking the opening of the accessory pancreatic duct into the duodenum.
noun 1. Geology. any chemical element found in small quantities in the rocks of the earth’s crust. Compare . 2. Biochemistry. .
- Minor hysteria
minor hysteria n. A mild form of hysteria that is characterized chiefly by subjective pains, nervousness, undue sensitiveness, and sometimes attacks of emotional excitement but without paralysis or other major symptoms.