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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun; A handheld collapsible source of shade.

Usage examples (34)
  • But should Earth be faced with an abrupt climate crisis, a space sunshade is a technically feasible solution.
  • Mrs. Caukins waved her sunshade to mother and son.
  • The cap-like sunshade painted on a skyphos, which a
  • At 1: 15 he struck for a sunshade on the corn plow. for more
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