Meaning of MAT in English

MAT

transcription, транскрипция: [ mæt ]

( mats)

1.

A mat is a small piece of something such as cloth, card, or plastic which you put on a table to protect it from plates or cups.

The food is served on polished tables with mats.

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2.

A mat is a small piece of carpet or other thick material which is put on the floor for protection, decoration, or comfort.

There was a letter on the mat...

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3.

see also matt , place mat

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