mat

Definitions

General English

Agriculture

  • noun a covering of undecayed grassland vegetation which forms on very acid soil, when the soil lacks the microorganisms necessary to break decaying matter down

Computing

  • noun a plain coloured border that is displayed around an image that is smaller than the window in which it is displayed

Construction

  • A heavy, flexible cover for retaining blasted rock fragments that is usually made of wire, chain, or cordage.
  • A grid of reinforcing bars.

Food

  • (written as mató)
    fresh goats’ cheese usually eaten with honey, sugar or jam

Publishing

  • noun a mould made from a page of standing metal type, used to make a stereo
  • noun a mould used to cast a piece of metal type

Travel

  • noun a small piece of carpet or woven straw, etc., used as a floor covering
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