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tablemat

(ˈteɪbəlmæt)
n
a small mat used on a table to protect the surface of the table from the plate and from fooda thick mat used on a table to protect the surface of the table from the heat of a dish, teapot, or other receptacle
Translations

tablemat

[ˈteɪblmæt] Nsalvamanteles m inv

tablemat

table mat [ˈteɪbəlmæt] n
(for plate)napperon m, set m
(for hot dish)dessous-de-plat m invtable napkin nserviette f de tabletable salt nsel m de table

tablemat

[ˈteɪblˌmæt] ntovaglietta
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