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broadloom

[brawd-loom] /ˈbrɔdˌlum/
adjective
1.
of or relating to rugs or carpets woven on a wide loom.
noun
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; broad + loom1
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  • The contractor must provide storage from delivery to final installation for broadloom carpet and carpet tile.
  • broadloom or roll goods types of carpet can sometimes be an appropriate choice for some building settings.
  • The company manufactures tufted broadloom carpeting from synthetic fibers for residential and commercial use.
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broadloom

/ˈbrɔːdˌluːm/
noun
1.
(modifier) of or designating carpets or carpeting woven on a wide loom to obviate the need for seams
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