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umbrella

noun [C]
 
 
/ʌmˈbrelə/
A2 a thing that you hold above your head to keep yourself dry when it is rainingRain
umbrella group/organization, etc a large organization that is made of many smaller organizationsBusinesses and enterprises
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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