A Mat is a bit of texture material that for the most part is set on a story or other level surface. Mats fill scope of needs including:
- Serving to clean things ignored it, for example, a mat, which expels earth from the soles of shoes
- Securing what is over the tangle, for example, a wrestling or vaulting mat, or an enemy of vibration tangle
- Ensuring what is underneath the tangle, for example, a placemat or the tangling utilized in chronicled confining and protection of archives and artistic creations
- Giving a standard or level surface, for example, a padded PC mousepad.