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flooring

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Household
flooringfloor‧ing /ˈflɔːrɪŋ/ noun [uncountable]  DHany material that is used to make or cover floors We’ve chosen wood flooring for the hall. vinyl flooring
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flooringFlooring should be non-committal: plain, functional cord fitted carpet, or rubber stud flooring.When choosing a varnish, be sure to choose a flooring grade which is able to withstand hard wear.But flooring need not cost the earth; nor is carpeting the only solution.Flooring: Blenheim Herringbone Jute flooring in natural and brown, 3.66 m wide.This means choosing the right flooring for the purpose.Any smooth flooring supplied unsealed should be sealed for use in a bathroom - instructions are supplied by the manufacturer.What wouldn't burn still remained: bare walls muffled with incongruous tapestries, flooring tamped over with carpets.No planks for the flooring yet, and if it is raining we can not be on the roof.
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