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canonical hour

noun

Definition of canonical hour

  1. 1 :  a time of day canonically appointed for an office of devotion

  2. 2 :  one of the daily offices of devotion that compose the Divine Office and include matins with lauds, prime, terce, sext, none, vespers, and compline



15th Century

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15th century

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