Full canonicals
Canonicals Ca*non"ic*als, n. pl. The dress prescribed by canon[2] to be worn by a clergyman when officiating. Sometimes, any distinctive professional dress. [1913 Webster]

{Full canonicals}, the complete costume of an officiating clergyman or ecclesiastic.


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