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synonyms for canonic

  • classic
  • humanistic
  • Doric
  • Grecian
  • Greek
  • Hellenic
  • Ionic
  • Latin
  • academic
  • attic
  • roman
  • scholastic
  • Augustan
  • Homeric
  • Virgilian
  • belletristic
  • bookish
  • canonical
  • classicistic

antonyms for canonic

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  • complicated
  • modern
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How to use canonic in a sentence

In place of logic we find canonic, the theory of the three tests of truth and reality.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 6VARIOUS
Die constitutiones canonic den Kaysern verbieten zu richten und sprechen in geistlichen sachen.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
Amolo invited all the bishops of the country to do their utmost to re-introduce the old canonic restrictions against the Jews.
HISTORY OF THE JEWS, VOL. III (OF 6)HEINRICH GRAETZ
One voice retained the Cantus firmus, the others were to be set to it in canonic or imitative mode.
LIFE OF MOZART, VOL. 1 (OF 3)OTTO JAHN
With regard to style of writing for the clavier—a few canonic imitations excepted—there is no real polyphony.
THE PIANOFORTE SONATAJ.S. SHEDLOCK
There is strength if not beauty—the old canonic beauty—and in the place of the latter may be found rich colour.
IVORY APES AND PEACOCKSJAMES HUNEKER
The transition, with some canonic imitations and stimulating sequences, leads us to the second theme at measure 50.
MUSIC: AN ART AND A LANGUAGEWALTER RAYMOND SPALDING
I have already endeavored to explain the nature of canonic writing.
HOW MUSIC DEVELOPEDW. J. HENDERSON
They sought to accomplish their purpose by breaking the shackles of canonic law.
HOW MUSIC DEVELOPEDW. J. HENDERSON
The term "canonic style" is sometimes applied to music in which the imitation is not exact.
MUSIC NOTATION AND TERMINOLOGYKARL W. GEHRKENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CANONIC

  • Augustan
  • Doric
  • Grecian
  • Greek
  • Hellenic
  • Homeric
  • Ionic
  • Latin
  • Virgilian
  • academic
  • attic
  • belletristic
  • bookish
  • canonic
  • canonical
  • classic
  • classicistic
  • humanistic
  • roman
  • scholastic
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