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canonical hour

canonical hour

 
pronunciation:
k na nih kl aUr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of seven periods of the day, such as vespers, set apart for the recitation of certain prayers, psalms, or the like in many Christian churches; divine office.
definition 2: any of these prayers.