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mats, plural;
  1. Tangle (something, esp. hair) in a thick mass
    • - sweat matted his hair
    • - the fur on its flank was matted with blood
  2. Become tangled

  1. A piece of protective material placed on a floor, in particular

  2. A piece of coarse material placed on a floor for people to wipe their feet on

  3. A piece of resilient material for landing on in gymnastics, wrestling, or similar sports

  4. A small rug

  5. A piece of coarse material for lying on
    • - a beach mat
  6. A small piece of cork, card, or similar material placed on a table or other surface to protect it from the heat or moisture of an object placed on it

  7. A thick, untidy layer of something hairy or woolly
    • - his chest was covered by a thick mat of soft fair hair

  1. a thick flat pad used as a floor covering
  2. entangle: twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord"
  3. flat: not reflecting light; not glossy; "flat wall paint"; "a photograph with a matte finish"
  4. mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture
  5. felt: change texture so as to become matted and felt-like; "The fabric felted up after several washes"
  6. sports equipment consisting of a piece of thick padding on the floor for gymnastic sports
  7. A mat is a generic term for a piece of fabric or flat material, generally placed on a floor or other flat surface, and serving a range of purposes including: * providing a regular or flat surface, such as a mousepad. ...
  8. The Gospel According to Matthew (κατὰ Ματθαῖον εὐαγγέλιον, kata Matthaion euangelion, τὸ εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Ματθαῖον, to euangelion kata Matthaion) commonly shortened to the Gospel of Matthew, is one of the four Canonical gospels and is the first book of the New Testament. ...
  9. Mat is a 1926 Soviet Union film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin.
  10. Mat bez elektrichestva (Мат без электричества, means 'Mat(e) without the electricity', where Russian word 'mat' referred to Russian mat and Checkmate) is second studio album of the Russian band Leningrad and first album to feature Sergei Shnurov as lead vocalist.
  11. Mats are used for safety in gymnastics, and in training new skills. They are usually a piece of foam ranging from 1.5-28 inches thick, covered in a vinyl or plastic lining. The foam ranges in density from relatively firm to very soft.
  12. Mat (мат, матерщи́на, ма́терный язы́к) is the strongest form of obscene profanity used in Russian and other Slavic language communities. Mat is censored in the media and use of mat in public constitutes a form of disorderly conduct, punishable under article 20.1. ...
  13. A diminutive of the male given name Matthew
  14. A flat piece of coarse material used for wiping one’s feet, or as a decorative or protective floor covering; A small flat piece of material used to protect a surface from anything hot or rough; a coaster; A floor pad to protect athletes; A thickly tangled mess, of hair etc; A thick paper or ...
  15. (matting) mats, a collection of ground coverings; coarse fabric, of the kind used to make mats; a dull surface, often used for surrounding pictures; matte
  16. (Mats) The general term for the base material of shingles and certain rolled products.
  17. (MATS)) Military Air Transportation Service
  18. (Mats) Materials; items needed in professions.
  19. (Mats) Frame inserts of high–quality card stock. A mat acts as a frame within the frame, presenting the picture in a more formal and aesthetically balanced way. A mat also protects the image by preventing it from coming into direct contact with the glass.
  20. (Mats) Materials. "Making 6 slot bags free, you provide mats."
  21. (Mats) a shortened form of a word materials, refers mostly to crafting materials, like ore, cloth, herbs and so on.
  22. (The Mats) is short story written by Francisco Arcellana that captures a father's affection towards his family the same way as he pays tribute to their loved ones who already passed away.
  23. (mats) slabs, usually constructed of timbers, which are placed on the deck of a vessel for the purpose of supporting and distributing the weight of heavy loads. back
  24. Philippine mats colourful creations that are made from pandan leaves woven together. Typically used to line hotel walls, these souvenirs can be found in places such as Luzon, while the mats that are created in Basilan and Sulu are prized for their dramatic geometrical patterns. ...
  25. (Matting) Pieces of cardboard or rag board that separate the painting or drawing from the frame and glass.