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usage note for canoness
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Very often was the Canoness constrained to absorb herself in her little illuminated prayer-book.
The Canoness he descried escaping, unseen by them, with the aid of a gardener, across the pond into the park.
She was made a canoness of the aristocratic order of St. Theresa, of which the Queen was the head.Lola Montez|Edmund B. d'Auvergne
All the voices, the voice of the merciful canoness excepted, demand with Countess Ursine, "Justice and vengeance!"The Iron Pincers|Eugne Sue
And a Parisian market-woman spoke better French than a German canoness with sixty-four ancestors.The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine|Heinrich Heine