(n.) = rug ; carpet. Ex: This article compares an expert system to a rug and the shell to the loom on which it was woven. Ex: Factories are manufacturing hundreds of diversified products: paper containers, overalls, wire products, icepicks, furniture, building supplies, soap, buttons, wallpaper, kitchenware, shirts, cosmetics, carpets, paint -- the list goes on. ---- * alfombra de pie de cama = bedside rug. * alfombra roja = red carpet, the. * polilla de la alfombra = carpet beetle. (v.) = carpet. Ex: The floor is carpeted, thus providing a large degree of acoustic absorption and a unifying and dominant colour pattern through the library. ---- * alfombrar de nuevo = recarpet [re-carpet]. * volver a alfombrar = recarpet [re-carpet].