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place mat

noun

Simple Definition of place mat

  • : a small, often rectangular mat on which a set of dishes, knives, forks, etc., for one person are placed at a table

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of place mat

  1. :  a small often rectangular table mat on which a place setting is laid

1928

First Known Use of place mat

1928


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