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==What is canon?==
 
==What is canon?==
  
Simply put, canon is what is considered to be reality in any given sci-fi universe. The difference between canon and non-canon material is that any new material intended to be canon must respect and not contradict any previous canon materials. Of course this doesn't always happen in reality, but that's how it's intended to work.
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Simply put, canon is what is considered to be reality in any given sci-fi universe. The difference between canon and non-canon material is that any new material created by the owner of the property, or those with its permission intended to be canon must respect and not contradict any previous canon materials. Of course this doesn't always happen in reality, but that's how it's intended to work.
  
 
==Star Wars canon==
 
==Star Wars canon==

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