the quality of being canonical.
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How to use canonicity in a sentence
He was well aware of the doubt which had prevailed as to the canonicity 53 of the splendid Epistle to the Hebrews.
To say that the Chaldee chapters "defile the hands" is the Rabbinic way of declaring their canonicity.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Daniel | F. W. Farrar
They had accepted the Syllabus; but they wished to obtain canonicity for their own interpretation of it.The History of Freedom | John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Upon the testimony of Tertullian we very largely depend for our proof of the canonicity of the books of the New Testament.The Expositor's Bible: The Acts of the Apostles, Vol. 1 | G. T. Stokes
There are many others of more or less acceptance and canonicity.
British Dictionary definitions for canonicity
the fact or quality of being canonical
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