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Overview of noun mat

The noun mat has 7 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) mat

(a thick flat pad used as a floor covering)

2. (1) mat, matting

(mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture)

3. (1) mat, gym mat

(sports equipment consisting of a piece of thick padding on the floor for gymnastic sports)

4. mat

(a mass that is densely tangled or interwoven; "a mat of weeds and grass")

5. Master of Arts in Teaching, MAT

(a master's degree in teaching)

6. flatness, lusterlessness, lustrelessness, mat, matt, matte

(the property of having little or no contrast; lacking highlights or gloss)

7. mat

(a small pad of material that is used to protect surface from an object placed on it)


Overview of verb mat

The verb mat has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. entangle, tangle, mat, snarl

(twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord")

2. felt, felt up, mat up, matt-up, matte up, matte, mat

(change texture so as to become matted and felt-like; "The fabric felted up after several washes")


Overview of adj mat

The adj mat has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. flat, mat, matt, matte, matted

(not reflecting light; not glossy; "flat wall paint"; "a photograph with a matte finish")

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