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Floor covering   /flɔr kˈəvərɪŋ/   Listen
Floor covering

A covering for a floor.  Synonym: floor cover.

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"Floor covering" Quotes from Famous Books

... of the loom. When this time came the loom would be warped with white cotton or purple yarn, dyed with "sugar paper" or logwood, and the carpet woven. Even with this entire carelessness as to any other result than that of a useful floor covering, the rag carpet, with its "hit or miss" mixture, was not a bad thing; and a very small degree of attention has served to give it a respectable place in domestic manufactures. But it is capable of being carried much farther; in fact, I know of no process which can so easily be made to produce ...
— How to make rugs • Candace Wheeler

Words linked to "Floor covering" :   carpeting, parqueterie, parquetry, floor cover, covering, carpet, rug, mat

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