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canonicals


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Canonicals  \Ca*non"ic*als\,  n.  pl 
  The  dress  prescribed  by  canon  to  be  worn  by  a  clergyman  when 
  officiating.  Sometimes  any  distinctive  professional  dress. 
 
  {Full  canonicals},  the  complete  costume  of  an  officiating 
  clergyman  or  ecclesiastic.  i 
 
  From  THE  DEVIL'S  DICTIONARY  ((C)1911  Released  April  15  1993)  [devils]: 
 
  CANONICALS,  n.  The  motley  worm  by  Jesters  of  the  Court  of  Heaven.