Tatami


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Tatami

A thick straw floor mat in a Japanese house covered with finely woven reeds and bound with plain or decorated bands of silk, cotton, or hemp; its size of 3 feet by 6 feet is used as a standard unit of measurement.

tatami

A thick straw mat serving as floor covering in the Japanese house. Used as standard unit of floor area, approx. 3 ft by 6 ft (1 m by 2 m).
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Courtesy of Tatami Fightwear, each of the category winners received a gift certificate and with the support of the UKBJJA will gain free entry to every Welsh Kids BJJ League event in 2016.
1st race: 1 Mawj (Owner: Shaikh Isa bin Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalifa, Trainer: J Naylor, Jockey: Ali Al Saffar); 2 Tickity Boo (Al Montasir, A Smith, Paul Hainey); 3 Basmn (Feras Sami Hashem Al Meshqab, Osama Hashim, Hussain Makki); 4 Kyoma Tatami (Haitham Salah Al Latef, A Kuwaiti, Adnan Jaffar).
An engawa usually takes the form of a narrow wooden veranda between the tatami mat floor of a building's interior and the surrounding garden, and applying this analogy here, KDa see the raised floor as a form of building interior, with the desk as an engawa and the circulation areas the garden.
The bouts take place on a tatami, a mat, and all judokas wear loose fitting uniforms called judogi.
Standard equipment includes 16-inch five-spoke alloy wheels, front fog lamps, automatic air conditioning, blue Tatami interior trim, chrome detailing on the rear bodywork, front fog lamps and heated electrically-adjustable door mirrors.
First Place: San Francisco by Rodeo Carpet Mills Runner-Up: Tatami by Luzern
The smaller size is intended for 6-10 tatami mat rooms, and the larger size for 8-12 mat rooms.
The floors are lined with tatami (straw mats), and the beds are futons (FOO-tons), thin mattresses spread directly on the floor.
So, the Okura set out to provide the comforts of home while offering the feel of Japan, including rooms with tatami mats.
Can this space of the size of four-and-a-half tatami mats (approximately 7.
Hysaw said the new restaurant will have tatami rooms where diners sit on the floor to eat.
The prototype robot takes about 10 minutes to clean a room of six tatami mats, or about 9.