floor cover


floor cover
noun
a covering for a floor
Syn: ↑floor covering
Hypernyms: ↑covering
Hyponyms: ↑mat, ↑parquetry, ↑parqueterie, ↑rug, ↑carpet, ↑carpeting

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  • Floor (gymnastics) — In gymnastics, the floor refers to a specially prepared exercise surface, which is considered an apparatus. It is used by both male and female gymnasts. The event in gymnastics performed on floor is called floor exercise. The English abbreviation …   Wikipedia

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  • floor covering — noun a covering for a floor (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑floor cover • Hypernyms: ↑covering • Hyponyms: ↑mat, ↑parquetry, ↑parqueterie, ↑ru …   Useful english dictionary

  • floor — [flôr] n. [ME flor < OE, akin to Ger flur, a plain < IE base * plā , broad, flat > PLAIN1] 1. the inside bottom surface of a room, hall, etc., on which one stands or walks 2. the bottom surface of anything [the ocean floor] 3. the… …   English World dictionary

  • Floor — Floor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Floored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flooring}.] 1. To cover with a floor; to furnish with a floor; as, to floor a house with pine boards. [1913 Webster] 2. To strike down or lay level with the floor; to knock down; hence, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • floor covering — Finish material on floors, including wood strips, parquet, linoleum, vinyl, asphalt tile, rubber, cork, epoxy resins, ceramic tile, and carpeting. Wood strip flooring, attached to a subfloor of plywood, is most popular, especially for residences …   Universalium

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  • floor — 1. noun /flɔː,flɔːɹ,floʊɹ/ a) The bottom or lower part of any room; the supporting surface of a room. The room has a wooden floor. b) The lower inside surface of a hollow space. Many sunken ships rest on the ocean floor. Syn: possession …   Wiktionary