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or rug,
thick fabric, usually woolen (but often synthetic), commonly used today as a floor covering. Carpet Types and Modern Manufactures
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1. a floor covering, smaller than a carpet and made of thick wool or of other material, such as an animal skin
2. Chiefly Brit a blanket, esp one used as a wrap or lap robe for travellers
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It is this sense of openness that we want to cultivate, so when life pulls the rug from under us we don't have to feel like a rock sinking to the bottom of the ocean.
If the state pulls the rug from under us, we will be facing a whole new ballgame.

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