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umbrella

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
/ʌmˈbrelə/
something that includes or represents a group or range of similar things: They provide an umbrella of work force development services. An awful lot of damage is done under the umbrella of ecotourism.
Translations of “umbrella”
in Arabic مِظَلّة…
in Korean 우산…
in Malaysian payung…
in French parapluie…
in Turkish şemsiye…
in Italian ombrello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 器具, 傘, 雨傘…
in Russian зонт…
in Polish parasol, parasolka…
in Vietnamese cái ô…
in Spanish paraguas…
in Portuguese guarda-chuva…
in Thai ร่ม…
in German der Schirm…
in Catalan paraigua…
in Japanese かさ…
in Indonesian payung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 器具, 伞, 雨伞…
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