Definition of over-canopy in English:

over-canopy

verb

poetic
  • with object To form a canopy over; to extend over or cover with or as with a canopy; to overhang. Frequently in pass. Now archaic or echoing Shakespeare.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nashe (d. c1601), writer. From over- + canopy (although the verb is apparently first attested slightly later).

Pronunciation

over-canopy

/ˌəʊvəˈkanəpi/