parquet floor

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Noun1.parquet floor - a floor made of parquetryparquet floor - a floor made of parquetry    
floor, flooring - the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure); "they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"; "we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent"
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He walked shyly and awkwardly over the parquet floor of the reception room, not knowing what to do with his hands; he was more accustomed to walk over a plowed field under fire, as he had done at the head of the Kursk regiment at Schon Grabern- and he would have found that easier.
A winding drive led up between iron stags and blue glass balls embedded in mounds of geraniums to a front door of highly-varnished walnut under a striped verandah-roof; and behind it ran a narrow hall with a black and yellow star-patterned parquet floor, upon which opened four small square rooms with heavy flock-papers under ceilings on which an Italian house-painter had lavished all the divinities of Olympus.
Behind him, the French windows of the drawing-rooms through which he had passed gave glimpses, between swaying lace curtains, of glassy parquet floors islanded with chintz poufs, dwarf armchairs, and velvet tables covered with trifles in silver.
He also had to run the whole 94 feet of the parquet floor to become an asset both offensively and defensively.
A solid wood parquet floor looks amazing, but is expensive, so go for parquet-style laminate.
uk) have a fab new parquet floor by design innovator, Neisha Crosland.
DSM NeoResins+ has introduced NeoRez[R] R-9407, a new polyurethane dispersion for the parquet floor coatings industry.
I entered a hall measuring about 30 by 15 feet, with an enormous fireplace, marble paneling, parquet floor, large carpets, chandeliers, and luxurious furniture.
Teak parquet floor squares cover the top of this easy-to-make table.
The property has an abundance of character with features including leaded lights, ceiling cornice and Parquet floor.
A reclaimed beech parquet floor reflects light from the dual aspect windows and glazed doors that lead out to a charming walled garden and south-west facing patio.