a form of bowls played indoors on a strip of carpet, at the centre of which lies an obstacle round which the bowl has to pass
either of two grasses, Axonopus affinis or A. compressus, native to tropical and subtropical America.
a clothes moth, Trichophaga tapetzella, the larvae of which infest carpets and other woolen articles. noun any of several geometrid moths with black- (or brown-)and-white mottled wings
- Carpet muncher
noun a lesbian Word Origin 1992 Usage Note derogatory slang
- Carpet plot
noun (maths) the graphed values of a function of more than one variable, read from an ordinate at points located by the intersection of curves of constant values of each of the variables