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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French moquette.

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NounEdit

moquette (countable and uncountable, plural moquettes)

  1. A kind of fabric with a thick pile used for carpeting or to upholster seating etc.
    • 1974, Lawrence Durrell, Monsieur, Faber & Faber 1992, p. 178:
      A winter of walking about in the rain down snowlit streets; overheated hotel-rooms with the smell of furry moquette []
  2. An article covered in such material.

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NounEdit

moquette f (plural moquetti)

  1. fitted carpet