A canopy is an overhead roof or structure that is able to provide shade or shelter. A canopy can also be a tent, generally without a floor. This canopy is an architectural projection that provides weather protection, identity or decoration, and is supported by its own ground mounting.
Keywordsarchitecture, tent, roof, canopy, shelter, gazebo, Floor, shade, stanchions, cabana, fabric structures
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