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matte, mat, matt

A surface finish which is dull, with little or no gloss or sheen, and with low light reflectivity.
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Matted dogs can also be predisposed to hosting fly larvae.
If your dog is seriously matted, it is best to trim his hair down to the skin with clippers, or enlist a professional groomer's help.
In December 2014, an SPCA investigator was called to a Buffalo, N.Y., home after police discovered a small dog who was so severely matted she could not move.