from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of providing or furnishing with a seat or seats.
- n. The seats so provided or furnished: seating for 500.
- n. The arrangement of seats in a room, auditorium, or banquet hall: a theater that offers semicircular seating.
- n. The member or part on or within which another part is seated.
- n. Material for upholstering seats.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The provision of chairs or other places for people to sit
- n. A period of time in which a restaurant will seat guests
- n. Material for making seats.
- n. A housing in which a component is seated.
- v. Present participle of seat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of providing with a seat or seats.
- n. The act of making seats; also, the material for making seats.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of placing on a seat; the act of furnishing with a seat or seats.
- n. Textile material made for upholstering the seats of chairs, sofas, and the like; especially, haircloth.
- n. plural In mech., collectively, the various fitted supports of the parts of a structure or of a machine.
- n. In ship-building, that part of the floor which rests on the keel.
- n. In iron ship-building, a foundation or support built up of plates and angle-bars for the machinery in the interior of a vessel: as, an engine-seating; a boiler-seating.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an area that includes places where several people can sit
- n. the service of ushering people to their seats
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If the only resistance to his seating is the taint of his appointer, where is the evidence that there is anything amiss?
I will vote for McCain if the seating is anything less than the peoples wishes.
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