- a floor
- floors collectively
- material for making a floor
- A floor.
- Material, such as lumber or tile, used in making floors.
- Present participle of to floor.
From Middle English floring
- The room was chilly, the marble flooring freezing.
- Great quantities are sent from Sweden in a manufactured state, in the form of door and windowframes and ready-prepared flooring, and much of the cheap "white deal" furniture is made of this wood.
- The size of each dwelling is in some cases marked by boards resting edgeways on the platform, like the skirting boards over the flooring of the rooms in a modern house.
- The walls were formed of split tree-trunks set upright and plastered with clay; and the flooring of similar timbers bedded in clay.
- The radial water-vessels lie in grooves on the ventral side of flooring-plates (usually called "ambulacrals"); they and their podia are limited to the oral surface of the body and their extremities are separated from the FIG.