matting

noun (1)

Definition of matting 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : material for mats

2 : mats

matting

noun (2)

Definition of matting (Entry 2 of 2)

: a dull lusterless surface (as on gilding, metalwork, or satin)

First Known Use of matting

Noun (1)

circa 1847, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun (2)

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for matting

Noun (2)

from gerund of mat entry 4

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The first known use of matting was circa 1847

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matting

noun
mat·ting | \ˈma-tiŋ\

Kids Definition of matting

: rough fabric used as a floor covering

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