n (plural -pies)
- (over bed, throne, altar) dosel (m), baldaquín (m), baldaquino (m); (over statuette) doselete (m); (over person) palio (m), dosel (m); (of cockpit) cubierta (f) transparente the canopy of stars [poetic/poético] la bóveda celeste [literary/literario]More example sentences
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- But even he has withdrawn to the shade of a canopy draped above a couple of threadbare sofas and that glorious moment now seems an age away.
- Stall owners hawked their wares under canopies of brightly colored cloth.
- She was lying on a canvas army cot, under a cloth canopy.
- In the fall of 1944, the commander of the Third Bomb Group flew the first aircraft with the bulged canopy and was delighted with the results.
- The ejection seat will not fire until the canopy has departed the aircraft.
- The canopy of the aircraft was greatly enlarged with both seats being mounted higher than normal for greater visibility.
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Bullfighting remains popular in many parts of Spain and some Latin American countries, and is regularly broadcast on television. During the bullfight (corrida) three bullfighters (matadores) fight a total of six bulls, two each.