Origin of canonical
OTHER WORDS FROM canonicalca·non·i·cal·ly, adverbsu·per·ca·non·i·cal, adjective
How to use canonical in a sentence
This single voter fraud study has become canonical among conservative, and many of today’s other claims of fraud—such as through mail-in voting—also trace back to it.How claims of voter fraud were supercharged by bad science|Bobbie Johnson|November 1, 2020|MIT Technology Review
At that point, the fix for the canonical issue was only 55% fixed at that point.99% of Google’s indexing issues fully resolved|Barry Schwartz|October 19, 2020|Search Engine Land
Google has restored about 55% of the URLs impacted by the canonical issue.
So the canonical issues still have some time to be fully fixed.
Google also added that it may not index pages “if the canonical issue is involved, URL Inspector may show the URL as a duplicate & the Google-selected canonical will be different from it.”Google confirms indexing issues with both canonicalization and mobile-indexing|Barry Schwartz|October 1, 2020|Search Engine Land
Less canonically, “natural marriage” is also at times used as a rough synonym for “common-law marriage.”What Is ‘Natural Marriage?’|Michelle Cottle|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The canonically approved story of Hanukkah is an exceedingly strange one.The Real Story of Hanukkah|David Frum|December 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The two next classes wear it and are canonically and ceremonially entitled.Cultus Arborum|Anonymous
Though erected canonically in October, 1643, they only took simple vows and they had not yet received the approbation of Rome.Montreal 1535-1914 under the French Rgime|William Henry Atherton
Mine's too short'—here he rubbed his glossy brown pate, canonically cropped.The Crooked Stick|Rolf Boldrewood
But he declined the honour, and he was nominated to the English primacy as soon as Stigand had been canonically deposed .
His principle evidently was, that it was far better for men to be uncanonically saved than canonically damned.A Sketch of the Life and Labors of George Whitefield|John Charles Ryle