innerspring
adjective Date: 1928 having coil springs inside a padded casing <
innerspring mattress
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  • innerspring — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : having coil springs inside a padded casing innerspring mattress innerspring cushion …   Useful english dictionary

  • innerspring — /in euhr spring /, adj. having or characterized by a large number of enclosed coil springs within an overall padding: innerspring construction. [1925 30; INNER + SPRING] * * * …   Universalium

  • innerspring — adjective That is constructed using springs enclosed within a padded fabric cover …   Wiktionary

  • innerspring — adj. having springs a number of springs contained within a padded structure (as in a mattress) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • innerspring — in•ner•spring [[t]ˈɪn ərˌsprɪŋ[/t]] adj. fur having a large number of enclosed coil springs within an overall padding, as a mattress • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • innerspring mattress — [in′ər spriŋ΄] n. a mattress with built in coil springs * * * …   Universalium

  • innerspring mattress — [in′ər spriŋ΄] n. a mattress with built in coil springs …   English World dictionary

  • innerspring mattress — Mattress Mat tress, n. [OF. materas, F. matelas, LL. matratium; cf. Sp. & Pg. almadraque, Pr. almatrac; all from Ar. ma[.t]rah a place where anything is thrown, what is thrown under something, fr. [.t]araha to throw.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • innerspring seat — A sturdy, sofa like seat design using spring coils as damping elements; used mainly by Mercedes Benz …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Mattress — For other uses, see Mattress (disambiguation). A pillow top queen size mattress. A mattress is a manufactured product to sleep or lie on, consisting of resilient materials and covered with an outer fabric or ticking. In the developed world it is… …   Wikipedia

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