sunshade

[ suhn-sheyd ]
/ ˈsʌnˌʃeɪd /

noun

something used as a protection from the rays of the sun, as an awning or a parasol.

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Origin of sunshade

First recorded in 1835–45; sun + shade
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British Dictionary definitions for sunshade

sunshade
/ (ˈsʌnˌʃeɪd) /

noun

a device, esp a parasol or awning, serving to shade from the sun
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