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awning

a roof of canvas or other material supported by a frame to provide protection from the weather, esp one placed over a doorway or part of a deck of a ship
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Awning

A roof-like cover of canvas or other lightweight material, extending in front of a doorway or window, or over a deck, providing protection from the sun or rain.
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awning

A roof-like covering of canvas, or the like, often adjustable, over a window, door, etc., to provide protection against the sun, rain, and wind.
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