coconut matting

noun (U) BrE a rough material used to cover floors that is made from the outer part of a coconut shell; cocomat AmE

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • coconut matting — noun Matting made from the husk of the coconut • • • Main Entry: ↑coco * * * ˌcoconut ˈmatting f12 [coconut matting] noun uncountable …   Useful english dictionary

  • coconut matting — n [U] BrE a rough material used to cover floors that is made from the ↑fibres covering a coconut shell …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • coconut matting — /koʊkənʌt ˈmætɪŋ/ (say kohkuhnut mating) noun matting made from the tough outer fibres of the coconut husks …   Australian English dictionary

  • coconut matting — UK / US noun [uncountable] British a substance used for covering floors, made from the rough fibres around a coconut …   English dictionary

  • coconut — n. (also cocoanut) 1 a a large ovate brown seed of the coco, with a hard shell and edible white fleshy lining enclosing a milky juice. b = COCO. c the edible white fleshy lining of a coconut. 2 sl. the human head. Phrases and idioms: coconut… …   Useful english dictionary

  • matting — n. 1 fabric of hemp, bast, grass, etc., for mats (coconut matting). 2 in senses of MAT(1) v …   Useful english dictionary

  • coconut — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ desiccated (esp. BrE), fresh, grated, shredded, toasted … OF COCONUT ▪ bunch ▪ huge bunches of fresh coconuts …   Collocations dictionary

  • matting — noun Matting is used after these nouns: ↑coconut …   Collocations dictionary

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