foam mattress


foam mattress
mattress that is made of foam rubber

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • foam — [[t]fo͟ʊm[/t]] foams, foaming, foamed 1) N UNCOUNT Foam consists of a mass of small bubbles that are formed when air and a liquid are mixed together. The water curved round the rocks in great bursts of foam. Syn: froth 2) N MASS Foam is used to… …   English dictionary

  • foam — foam1 [fəum US foum] n [U] [: Old English; Origin: fam] 1.) also foam rubber a type of soft rubber with a lot of air in it, used in furniture ▪ a foam mattress 2.) a mass of very small bubbles on the surface of a liquid = ↑froth ▪ She scraped the …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • foam — 1 noun (U) 1 a mass of small bubble 1 (1) s on the surface of something, such as the sea or coffee, which are formed when air mixes with a liquid 2 a substance used for cleaning or shaving (shave1 (1)) which consists of a mass of small bubble 1… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mattress topper — Mattress toppers are designed to lie atop an existing mattress. They are made primarily from foam. Their function is to provide a layer of comfort and warmth between the user and the mattress. They are of particular benefit when the existing… …   Wikipedia

  • mattress — [ma′trəs] n. [ME materas < OFr < It materasso < Ar maṭraḥ, place where something is thrown or laid, cushion] 1. a) a casing of strong fabric filled with cotton, hair, foam rubber, etc., usually containing coiled springs, often quilted or …   English World dictionary

  • Mattress — For other uses, see Mattress (disambiguation). A pillow top queen size mattress. A mattress is a manufactured product to sleep or lie on, consisting of resilient materials and covered with an outer fabric or ticking. In the developed world it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Mattress pad — A mattress pad is designed to lie atop an existing mattress. They are made primarily from foam. Their function is to provide a layer of comfort and warmth between the user and the mattress. They are of particular benefit when the existing… …   Wikipedia

  • Mattress protector — A mattress protector, mattress topper, mattress pad, or underpad is an item of removable bedding that sits on top of or encases a mattress to provide protection to the mattress. Some mattress protectors also provide protection to the individual… …   Wikipedia

  • mattress — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ double, king size, queen size (AmE), single ▪ comfortable, cushy (AmE) ▪ firm, hard …   Collocations dictionary

  • foam — noun Foam is used before these nouns: ↑mattress, ↑pad Foam is used after these nouns: ↑craft …   Collocations dictionary


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