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the transparent covering of an aircraft cockpit

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the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air

a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather

cover with a canopy

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"As a result of high speed winds for a short period of time, one of the sails of one of the canopies located on the Bahraini side was damaged and another one on the Saudi side was partially damaged," said the KFCA in a statement.
The canopies were built by Mining Technologies International (MTI), which has since been acquired by Joy Global, and tested at the former MTI underground test mine, which was not part of the transaction.
A hybrid inversion method for mapping leaf area index from MODIS data: experiments and application to broadleaf and needleleaf canopies. Remote Sens.
The sampled digitalized values correspond to the density of the tree canopies.
Of 32 nests, 28 were built in canopies of trees in each 0.05-ha plot.
Come rain or shine the children and staff of Childs Play Day Nursery can now 'play out' after four canopies were installed.
As scientists have learned more over time about the way vine canopies function and the complexities involved, computer simulation models have become the main tool to integrate the activities of individual leaves and their responses to the natural environment.
Orcal Canopies can be used to define spaces, accentuate an area, provide focus, improve acoustics and create ceiling sculptures.
Soundscapes[TM] acoustical canopies by Armstrong Ceilings are ideal for use in open spaces and over workstations and reception areas.
The biggest reason canopies turn from clear to cloudy is that operators grab just anything to clean it, stuff like rags, window cleaner, and multi-purpose cleaner.
An external fermentation area extends to the east of the main linear route under separate canopies, and at the junction of the two axes is the workpad, where grapes and barrels are manipulated.
"This is an open canopy: If it rains, the water freezes the butterflies and they fall like cardboard." Open canopies present another big disadvantage: they let in more light, which triggers monarchs to fly when they should be resting.
The first international project of research, conservation, education, community work and fundraising for forest canopies has been launched by the Global Canopy Programme (GCP).
The flight-deck chief yelled for his plane captains to close the canopies as the rain started to come down hard.
Some of the innovations discussed there were new ways to injection mold structural thermoplastic long-fiber composites and optically clear canopies for fighter aircraft.