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One entry found for umbrella.
Main Entry: um·brel·la
Pronunciation: secondarystressschwam-primarystressbrel-schwa
Function: noun
Etymology: from Italian ombrella "umbrella," from Latin umbella, literally, "little shade," from umbra "shade, shadow"
1 : a collapsible covering for protection against weather consisting of fabric stretched over a hinged frame coming out from a center pole; especially : a small one for carrying in the hand
2 : something resembling an umbrella in shape or purpose

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