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 for Naked flooring
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Naked \Na"ked\ (n[=a]"k[e^]d), a. [AS. nacod; akin to D. naakt,
     G. nackt, OHG. nacchot, nahhot, Icel. n["o]kvi[eth]r, nakinn,
     Sw. naken, Dan. n["o]gen, Goth. naqa[thorn]s, Lith. n[*u]gas,
     Russ. nagii, L. nudus, Skr. nagna. [root]266. Cf. Nude.]
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     1. Having no clothes on; uncovered; nude; bare; as, a naked
        body; a naked limb; a naked sword.
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     2. Having no means of defense or protection; open; unarmed;
        defenseless; as, naked to invasion.
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              Had I but served my God with half the zeal
              I served my king, he would not in mine age
              Have left me naked to mine enemies.   --King Henry
                                                    VIII., Act
                                                    iii. sc. 2
                                                    (Shakespeare)
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              Thy power is full naked.              --Chaucer.
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              Behold my bosom naked to your swords. --Addison.
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     3. Unprovided with needful or desirable accessories, means of
        sustenance, etc.; destitute; unaided; bare.
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              Patriots who had exposed themselves for the public,
              and whom they saw now left naked.     --Milton.
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     4. Without addition, exaggeration, or excuses; not concealed
        or disguised; open to view; manifest; plain.
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              The truth appears so naked on my side, That any
              purblind eye may find it out.         --Shak.
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              All things are naked and opened unto the eyes of him
              with whom we have to do.              --Heb. iv. 13.
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     5. Mere; simple; plain; as, the naked truth.
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              The very naked name of love.          --Shak.
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     6. (Bot.) Without pubescence; as, a naked leaf or stem; bare,
        or not covered by the customary parts, as a flower without
        a perianth, a stem without leaves, seeds without a
        pericarp, buds without bud scales.
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     7. (Mus.) Not having the full complement of tones; -- said of
        a chord of only two tones, which requires a third tone to
        be sounded with them to make the combination pleasing to
        the ear; as, a naked fourth or fifth.
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     Naked bed, a bed the occupant of which is naked, no night
        linen being worn in ancient times. --Shak.
  
     Naked eye, the eye alone, unaided by eyeglasses, or by
        telescope, microscope, or other magnifying device.
  
     Naked-eyed medusa. (Zool.) See Hydromedusa.
  
     Naked flooring (Carp.), the timberwork which supports a
        floor. --Gwilt.
  
     Naked mollusk (Zool.), a nudibranch.
  
     Naked wood (Bot.), a large rhamnaceous tree ({Colibrina
        reclinata) of Southern Florida and the West Indies,
        having a hard and heavy heartwood, which takes a fine
        polish. --C. S. Sargent.
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     Syn: Nude; bare; denuded; uncovered; unclothed; exposed;
          unarmed; plain; defenseless.
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