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Synonyms for canopy
ˈkæn ə picanopy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. canopynoun

    the transparent covering of an aircraft cockpit

  2. canopynoun

    the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air

  3. canopyverb

    a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather

  4. canopyverb

    cover with a canopy

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. canopynoun

    awning, tilt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. canopynoun

    covering, awning, baldaquin, baldachin, tilt, tester, pavilion

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "canopy":

    foliage, skylight, cover, covered, crown, overstory, wing

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  1. Susannah Thorpe:

    The primary thing that we can see right away is that they're much more active, these animals that really could be reintroduced back into the wild also clearly need to have a whole range of skills that they need to move around the forest canopy to get food and to socialize with each other.

  2. Evan Budd:

    It’s easy to see and hear an aircraft in the sky but can be very challenging to spot a person at night under canopy.

  3. Stephen Sheppard:

    With climate change, we know we are going to get three, four degrees increased temperatures minimum on average, which means a lot more heat waves, about the only low-cost way to deal with that is increasing and improving a healthy canopy of trees because they reduce temperatures and the urban heat island effect.

  4. Penni Redford:

    Palm trees do not sequester carbon at the same rate as our native canopy trees and do not provide shade, cool down streets and sidewalks to help counter the urban heat island effect that canopy trees do.

  5. Anthony Ambrose:

    The study documents substantial decreases in canopy water content over time.

Translations for canopy

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  • навес, купол, балдахинBulgarian
  • baldachýnCzech
  • Baldachin, Laubfläche, Kronendach, BaumkronendachGerman
  • θόλος, ουρανόςGreek
  • copa, toldo, palio, campana, parabrisas, alero, doselSpanish
  • kupu, latvusto, lippa, katos, kuomuFinnish
  • voûte, dais, marquise, toile de parachute, canopée, baldaquinFrench
  • ceannbhratIrish
  • चंदवाHindi
  • baldachin, ejtőernyőkupolaHungarian
  • baldacchino, tettuccio, calottaItalian
  • ពិតានKhmer
  • conopeumLatin
  • свод, балдахинMacedonian
  • baldakijnDutch
  • kronetakNorwegian
  • toldo, copa, marquisePortuguese
  • фона́рь, козырёк, наве́с, балдахин, ку́полRussian
  • sänghimmel, tronhimmel, takhimmel, baldakin, huvSwedish
  • mistomanufül, nufülVolapük

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