Definitions of matting

  1. The act of interweaving or tangling together so as to make a mat; the process of becoming matted.
  2. Mats, in general, or collectively; mat work; a matlike fabric, for use in covering floors, packing articles, and the like; a kind of carpeting made of straw, etc.
  3. Materials for mats.
  4. An ornamental border. See 3d Mat, 4.
  5. A dull, lusterless surface in certain of the arts, as gilding, metal work, glassmaking, etc.
  6. A kind of carpeting made of woven straw, etc.
  7. A covering with mats: a texture like a mat, but larger: material for mats.
  8. Materials for mats; texture of rushes, straw, & c.
  9. Mat- work; mats collectively; material for mats.
  10. A thick texture formed of straw, rope, jute, and suchlike, used for purposes of cleanliness, for packing, and for covering the floors of houses.
  11. of Mat