Jargon Buster

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Tack

Material property that allows an immediate bond on contact between two surfaces.

Tenting

Lifting of floorcoverings at seams or joints

Terrazzo

Marble chips mixed with cement mortar, once cured the surface is ground and polished. It may be pre-cast or cast-in-situ.

Trim

Finishing strip used to decorate, border or join a floorcovering