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English definition of “mat”

mat

noun [C] (FLOOR)    /mæt/
C1 a small piece of strong material that covers and protects part of a floor: Wipe your feet on the mat before you come inside. → See also doormatCarpets, rugs and other floor coverings
(Definition of mat noun (FLOOR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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