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moquette

[moh-ket] /moʊˈkɛt/
noun
1.
a type of fabric with a thick, velvety pile, used for carpets and in upholstering.
Origin
1755-1765
1755-65; < French, equivalent to moc(ade) imitation velvet + -ette -ette
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moquette

/mɒˈkɛt/
noun
1.
a thick velvety fabric used for carpets, upholstery, etc
Word Origin
C18: from French; of uncertain origin
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