- a type of fabric with a thick, velvety pile, used for carpets and in upholstering.
Origin of moquette
1755–65; < French, equivalent to moc(ade) imitation velvet + -ette -ette
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- a thick velvety fabric used for carpets, upholstery, etc
C18: from French; of uncertain origin