Another word for canon


canon - a rule or especially body of rules or principles generally established as valid and fundamental in a field or art or philosophy

Example:- the neoclassical canon

canon, canyon - a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall

canon - a priest who is a member of a cathedral chapter

canon - a contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts

canon - a complete list of saints that have been recognized by the Roman Catholic Church

canon - a collection of books accepted as holy scripture especially the books of the Bible recognized by any Christian church as genuine and inspired

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Source : WordNet