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A small rug used by Muslims to kneel and prostrate themselves upon during devotions.
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(Islam) the small carpet on which a Muslim kneels and prostrates himself while saying his prayers. Also called: prayer mat
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a small rug on which a Muslim kneels during devotions.
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|Noun||1.||prayer rug - a small rug used by Muslims during their devotions|
mihrab - (Islam) a design in the shape of niche in a Muslim prayer rug; during worship the niche must be pointed toward Mecca
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