Translation of canopy in Spanish:
noun/nombre (plural -pies)
- (over bed, throne, altar) dosel (masculine), baldaquín (masculine), baldaquino (masculine); (over statuette) doselete (masculine); (over person) palio (masculine), dosel (masculine); (of cockpit) cubierta (feminine) transparente the canopy of stars [literary/literario] la bóveda celeste [literary/literario]Example sentences
- But even he has withdrawn to the shade of a canopy draped above a couple of threadbare sofas and that glorious moment now seems an age away.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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