Translation of parquet in Spanish:

parquet

Pronunciation: /pɑːrˈkeɪ; ˈpɑːkeɪ/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1 [Building/Construcción] parqué (m), parquet (m); (before noun/delante del nombre) [floor] de parqué or parquet
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    • A dog-leg staircase which has the original wrought-iron railing leads to the first floor landing with herringbone parquet flooring.
    • In the first floor offices oak parquet flooring and silver aluminium roof make a soothing, neutral interior.
    • This includes money spent on fitting carpets, laying parquet flooring, installing new electrical lighting, fitting a new bathroom suite and installing a new kitchen.
  • 2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Theater/Teatro] platea (feminine)
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    • However, the traditional faculty-staff seating - four sections in the parquet - remains, and most faculty will be seated there.
    • Seen from the Parquet and illuminated by the skylight, a sculpture by Irène Whittome gives an atmosphere of relaxation.

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