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Pronunciation: (nōnz), [key]
n. Eccles.
the fifth of the seven canonical hours, or the service for it, originally fixed for the ninth hour of the day (or 3 p.m.).


Pronunciation: (nōnz), [key]
n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
(in the ancient Roman calendar) the ninth day before the ides, both days included: the seventh of March, May, July, and October, and the fifth of the other months.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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