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English definition of “awning”

awning

noun [C] uk   /ˈɔː.nɪŋ/ us    /ˈɑː-/ (US also sunshade)
a cloth or plastic cover fastened to a building or structure and supported by a frame that is used to protect someone or something from the sun or rain: The gaily striped awnings of the market stalls made an attractive scene.CampingSafe and enclosed spaces
(Definition of awning from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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