Definition of 'canopy'
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For me it wasn't the green forest canopy beneath my feet or the rush of the wind. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Cover it with a glass canopy that can be opened in good weather. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The canopy of his aircraft flew off and pilots flying nearby saw an empty seat. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In their youth they are relatively narrow and will put their heads well above the garden canopy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Ingenious eruptions produce from nowhere a huge solid tree and vines dangling in a leafy canopy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They suck up the sunlight in the short window of opportunity before the rapidly spreading leaf canopy shuts it off. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He decided he wanted a huge glass door that swung upwards to form a glass canopy over the outdoor seating area. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Walk instead with me beneath a forest canopy in the English spring. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Endless acres of palms where rainforest once towered 150ft to the canopy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Perfectly, the canopy bloomed above him. BomberA canopy of high branches covers much of the space in dappled shade. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was put to bed under a canopy of electric lights, which it was hoped would thaw his hypothermia. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)The shot appeared to be taken from a plane and featured a dense, unbroken canopy of green deciduous treetops. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It has a dense canopy, in which the leaves are turning yellow and there are many bunches of red berries. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Perhaps they could spend slightly more time high in the canopy, as they could get to easily accessible bugs in cracks in the wood. The Sun (2013)Rooms are tastefully done, with the focus on antique furnishings, canopy beds and plush textiles. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Bristol researchers found that the leopard's spots had evolved according to the thickness of the leaf canopy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The edges of the image were covered by a canopy that, at the top, also hid the source of illumination of the canvas. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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Translations for 'canopy'
British English: canopy NOUN
A canopy is a decorated cover, often made of cloth, which is placed above something such as a bed or a seat.
Definition of canopy from the Collins English Dictionary
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