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li·no·le·um

 (lĭ-nō′lē-əm)
n.
A durable, washable material made in sheets by pressing a mixture of heated linseed oil, rosin, powdered cork, and pigments onto a burlap or canvas backing. Linoleum is used as a covering especially for floors.

[Originally a trademark.]
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linoleum

(lɪˈnəʊlɪəm)
n
a sheet material made of hessian, jute, etc, coated under pressure and heat with a mixture of powdered cork, linseed oil, rosin, and pigment, used as a floor covering. Often shortened to: lino
[C19: from Latin līnum flax + oleum oil]
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li•no•le•um

(lɪˈnoʊ li əm)

n.
a hard, washable floor covering formed by coating burlap or canvas with linseed oil, powdered cork, and rosin, and adding pigments to create the desired colors and patterns.
[1863; < Latin līn(um) flax, linen + oleum oil; formerly a trademark]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.linoleum - a floor coveringlinoleum - a floor covering      
covering material - a material used by builders to cover surfaces
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Translations
مُشَمَّعُ الْأَرْضِيَةِمُشَمَّع أرْضِيَّه
linolinoleum
linoleum
korkkimatto
linoleum
linóleum
línóleumgólfdúkur
リノリウム
리놀륨
linoleumas
linolejs
linoleum
linoleummatta
เสื่อน้ำมัน
vải sơn lót sàn

linoleum

[lɪˈnəʊliəm]
nlinoléum m
modif [floor, tile] → en linoléumlinseed oil [ˈlɪnsiːdɔɪl] nhuile f de lin
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linoleum

nLinoleum nt
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linoleum

(liˈnəuliəm) noun
(abbreviated to lino (ˈlainou) ) a type of smooth, hard-wearing covering for floors.
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linoleum

مُشَمَّعُ الْأَرْضِيَةِ lino linoleum Linoleum λινοτάπητας linóleo korkkimatto lino linoleum linoleum リノリウム 리놀륨 linoleum linoleum linoleum linóleo линолеум linoleummatta เสื่อน้ำมัน yer muşambası vải sơn lót sàn 亚麻油地毡
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