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canopy
American English: /ˈkænəpi/
British English: /ˈkanəpi/

Translation of canopy in Spanish:

noun plural canopies

  • (over statuette) doselete (masculine)
    (of cockpit) cubierta (feminine) transparente
    the canopy of stars [literary]
    la bóveda celeste [literary]
    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    • But even he has withdrawn to the shade of a canopy draped above a couple of threadbare sofas and that glorious moment now seems an age away.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.
    Example sentences
    • 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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