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English definition of “umbrella”

umbrella

noun [C] (DEVICE)    /ʌmˈbrel.ə/
A2 a device for protection against the rain, consisting of a stick with a folding frame covered in material at one end and usually a handle at the other, or a similar, often larger, device used for protection against the sun: I felt a few spots of rain so I put my umbrella up. I left another umbrella on the bus yesterday. a folding umbrellaGloves and other accessories
(Definition of umbrella noun (DEVICE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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