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  1. placemat(Noun)

    a place mat


  1. Placemat

    A placemat or table mat is a protective table pad usually made of paper, plastic or cloth for restaurants and households. Asian-style placemats may feature thin slats of bamboo or colourful beads. The term is derived from the mat being put at a person's "place" at a table.

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  1. placemat

    A type of mat created, designed and used to go under any type of dish.

    In our house we have a placemat for use at the table and one for under the dogs dish in the utility room.

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