canonist canonist

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a specialist in canon law
  2. (adj) pertaining to or characteristic of a body of rules and principles accepted as axiomatic; e.g.

Usage(s):

  • One American canonist in Rome notes that the law does not work anyway, since it frequently proves no deterrent to civil divorce.
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