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  1. canonicallyadverb

    in a canonical manner

    "the deacon was canonically inducted"


  1. canonicallyadverb

    In a canonical manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Canonicallyadverb

    In a manner agreeable to the canon.

    Etymology: from canonical.

    It is a known story of the friar, who, on a fasting day, bids his capon be carp, and then very canonically eat it. Government of the Tongue.


  1. canonically

    Canonically refers to what is accepted as traditional or standard in a particular field or discipline. It's derived from the term "canon," which refers to a rule or set of principles. Thus, when something is done canonically, it means it adheres to these established rules or norms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Canonicallyadverb

    in a canonical manner; according to the canons

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of canonically in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of canonically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    • A. tenebrous
    • B. currish
    • C. flabby
    • D. sesquipedalian

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