Meaning of “canopy” in the English Dictionary

"canopy" in American English

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canopynoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈkæn·ə·pi/

a cover like a roof for shelter or decoration, or the branches and leaves that spread out at the tops of trees in the woods:

[ U ] Many animals live in the forest canopy.

(Definition of “canopy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)