umbrella

  1. a lightweight handheld collapsible canopy
  2. a formation of military planes maintained over ground operations or targets
  3. having the function of uniting a group of similar things

umbrella

[adj] - covering or applying simultaneously to a number of similar items or elements or groups 2. [n] - a lightweight handheld collapsible canopy 3. [n] - a formation of military planes maintained over ground operations or targets 4. [n] - having the function of uniting a group of similar things
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umbrella

Portable protection against the rain (when used in the sun it is usually called a parasol or sunshade). In use in China for more than a thousand years, umbrellas were also held over the rulers of...
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Umbrella

Another source of diffusing the light from a flash unit is an umbrella. The use is similar to that of a Softbox except that the diffusion ability is slightly lesser.
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umbrella

1. A shade, screen, or guard, carried in the hand for sheltering the person from the rays of the sun, or from rain or snow. It is formed of silk, cotton, or other fabric, extended on strips of whalebone, steel, or other elastic material, inserted, or fastened to, a rod or stick by means of pivots or hinges, in such a way as to allow of being opened...
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umbrella

adjective covering or applying simultaneously to a number of similar items or elements or groups; `an umbrella organization`; `umbrella insurance coverage`
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umbrella

noun a formation of military planes maintained over ground operations or targets; `an air umbrella over England`
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umbrella

noun a lightweight handheld collapsible canopy
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Umbrella

• (n.) A shade, screen, or guard, carried in the hand for sheltering the person from the rays of the sun, or from rain or snow. It is formed of silk, cotton, or other fabric, extended on strips of whalebone, steel, or other elastic material, inserted, or fastened to, a rod or stick by means of pivots or hinges, in such a way as to allow of bei...
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umbrella

a portable, hand-held device that is used for protection against rain and sunlight. The modern umbrella consists of a circular fabric or plastic ...
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umbrella

umbrella 1. A portable, collapsible divice for protection against the sun, rain, and snow consisting of a fabric canopy mounted on a sliding framework of ribs radiating from a central rod. 2. Something that covers or protects, as military aircraft shielding ground operations. 3. Something that encompasses or covers many different elements or groups...
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Umbrella

Umbrella is British slang for the penis.
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Umbrella

[Vanilla Sky Song] Source: http://www.amazon.com/Talking-Union-Other-Songs/dp/B000OV0WSU This is a non free album cover for use with the article regarding the album ...
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Umbrella

The umbrella is a formation on the power play in which the defense and one wing stay close to the blue line and pass the puck among themselves until another attacker is open by the goal. Unnecessary roughness: Also called roughing, this is a two minute penalty that is a judgment of the referee.
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umbrella

umbrella, a small canopy used as a protection against the sun in China, Egypt, and elsewhere in remote antiquity. It was often an emblem of rank. During the Middle Ages the umbrella became almost extinct in Europe; its usefulness was not rediscovered until the late 16th cent., when it was introduced...
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Umbrella

Umbrella is British slang for the penis.
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Umbrella

An umbrella is a light, portable screen usually circular and supported on a central stick. They are used as protection against the rain and also sun - in which case they are usually refered to as a sunshade or parasol. Umbrellas are made of fabric, silk, paper, cotton or other materials stretched on a steel or wooden, radiating, folding frame suppo...
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Umbrella

[Naval Acronyms and Slang] parachute UNPROFOR – United Nations Protection Force Unclass – Unclassified
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Umbrella

[song] `Umbrella` is a song recorded by Barbadian singer Rihanna, featuring a rap verse by Jay-Z. The song was written by The-Dream, Tricky Stewart, Kuk Harrell and Jay-Z, and was produced by Stewart for Rihanna`s third studio album, Good Girl Gone Bad (2007). The song was originally written with recording artist Britney Spears in mind, how...
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Umbrella

[disambiguation] An umbrella is a canopy device designed to protect from precipitation or sunlight. Umbrella or Umbrellas may also refer to: ==As a term== ...
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Umbrella

An umbrella or parasol is a canopy designed to protect against rain or sunlight. The word parasol usually refers to an item designed to protect from the sun; umbrella refers to a device more suited to protect from rain. Often the difference is the material; some parasols are not waterproof. Umbrellas and parasols are primarily hand-held portable d...
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Umbrella

A formation often used by a team on the power play to spread the defense; so named because it resemb
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