Pronunciation: (flôr'klôth", -kloth", flōr'-), [key]
—pl. -clothsPronunciation: (-klô&thslash;z", -klo&thslash;z", -klôths", -kloths"). [key]
1. a cloth for washing or wiping floors.
2. a piece of cloth or the like, as crash, drugget, or linoleum, used with or without a carpet for covering a floor.
3. See ground cloth.
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