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matted


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Mat  \Mat\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Matted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Matting}.] 
  1.  To  cover  or  lay  with  mats.  --Evelyn. 
 
  2.  To  twist,  twine,  or  felt  together;  to  interweave  into  or 
  like  a  mat;  to  entangle. 
 
  And  o'er  his  eyebrows  hung  his  matted  hair. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Matted  \Mat"ted\,  a.  [See  {Matte}.] 
  Having  a  dull  surface;  unburnished;  as  matted  gold  leaf  or 
  gilding. 
 
  {Matted  glass},  glass  ornamented  with  figures  on  a  dull 
  ground. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Matted  \Mat"ted\,  a.  [See  3d  {Mat}.] 
  1.  Covered  with  a  mat  or  mats;  as  a  matted  floor. 
 
  2.  Tangled  closely  together;  having  its  parts  adhering 
  closely  together;  as  matted  hair. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  matted 
  adj  1:  tangled  in  a  dense  mass;  "tried  to  push  through  the  matted 
  undergowth" 
  2:  not  reflecting  light;  not  glossy;  "flat  wall  paint";  "a 
  photograph  with  a  matte  finish"  [syn:  {flat},  {mat},  {matt}, 
  {matte}] 




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