seating area

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n seating area an area that includes places where several people can sit "there is seating for 40 students in this classroom"
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Usage

In literature:

The managers came within the bar and took the seats assigned to them in the area in front of the Vice President's Chair.
"History of the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, President of The United States" by Edmund G. Ross
Here, within an area of thirty or forty miles, was the seat of one of the most remarkable savage communities on the continent.
"Pioneers Of France In The New World" by Francis Parkman, Jr.
Under the dome is an area affording seats for 5,000 persons.
"The Youthful Wanderer" by George H. Heffner
This house was situated at one corner of the plantation, and had an area before it on which we were seated.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 14" by Robert Kerr
Beyond the site, a considerable area, stands Northrepps, the seat of Lord Tybar.
"If Winter Comes" by A.S.M. Hutchinson
We had not been long in the house before a pretty large circle of the natives were assembled before us, and seated upon the area.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 15 (of 18)" by Robert Kerr
Its area was encompassed by tiers of seats, one raised above another, and covered with the flowery grass.
"The Ned M'Keown Stories Traits And Stories Of The Irish Peasantry, The Works of William Carleton, Volume Three" by William Carleton
Above the dead area the limb may be the seat of excruciating pain.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
No seats had been provided for them, and they huddled together inside a small area staked off for their reception.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. III, No. V, May, 1863" by Various
Bradford gestured Odeon to join him in the informal seating area.
"The Alembic Plot" by Ann Wilson
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In news:

The two candidates for the open six-year-term seats on the Morenci Area Schools board of education are unopposed on the Nov 6 ballot.
SACRAMENTO, Calif (AP) Two San Francisco Bay area city council members are moving up to the state Assembly to fill vacant seats in Alameda County districts.
CourtesyThe Wine Mine at four-star restaurant Carpe Vino is one area where guests will be seated for the winemaker's dinner featuring Pruett wines.
The seating area in the basement, where there are wood tables and clay masks on the walls.
0Votes for the South Carolina State House seat representing the Carolina Forest area were certified in Horry County Friday.
Blanco, 43, is college educated, gainfully employed and running for a seat on the Woodland Joint Unified School District Board of Trustees -- taking on incumbent Rosario Ruiz-Dark in Trustee Area 5.
Ohio State's donations are $750 for seating that compares to the Victors, Valiant, Maize, Blue and end zone areas.
Director Karen Paisley stages the show on a long plank floor with a platform at one end and seating areas on either side.
City Council approves a plan to carve up District 3 (Downtown, Barelas, UNM area) and ax Benton's seat.
Reliant Stadium has a seating capacity of 71,054, a total area of with of natural grass playing surface.
This Job's Lane institution offers indoor and outdoor seating , plus a casual bar area.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has good news and bad news when it comes to seat belt use in our area.
TxDOT will be joined by area law enforcement agencies in an effort to remind motorists of the importance of wearing seat belt s.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol will be participating in the national "Click it or Ticket May Mobilization" campaign to step up enforcement in the area of seat belt use.
The wide, contoured, full-sized seating area has a recessed front for easier standing or sitting.
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