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- (UK) IPA: /ʌmˈbɹɛlə(ɹ)/ X-SAMPA: /Vm"brEl@(r)/
- Rhymes: -ɛlə(r)
- (US) IPA: /ʌmˈbɹɛlə/ X-SAMPA: /Vm"brEl@/
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- Rhymes: -ɛlə
umbrella (plural umbrellas)
- Cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain or sun.
- Quick, grab that umbrella before you get rained on!
- Generally, anything that provides protection.
- The fighters provide a defensive air umbrella over the battle group.
- Something that covers a wide range of concepts, purposes, groups and etc.
- The test facility was established under the umbrella of the company's quality program.
- The main body of a jellyfish, excluding the tentacles.
- Jellyfish are composed of more than 90% water and most of their umbrella mass is made up of gelatinous material.
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Related terms 
cloth-covered frame used for protection against rain or sun
anything that provides protection
something that covers a wide range of concepts, ideas, etc.
the main body of a jellyfish, excluding the tentacles
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See also 
- umbrella in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- umbrella in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
From English umbrella.
- IPA: /ʊmbˈrɛlːɐ/
umbrella f (plural umbrellas)