Definition of seating
1a : material for covering or upholstering seatsb : a seat on or in which something rests a valve seating
2 : the act of providing with seats
Examples of seating in a sentence
There won't be enough seating for everyone.
The auditorium has seating for 400.
There is additional seating on the deck.
The auditorium has a seating capacity of 400.
There are two seatings for tea.
We bought tickets for the 5:30 seating of the show.
First Known Use of seating
SEATING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seating for English Language Learners
: seats or places to sit
: a scheduled time when people are allowed into a performance, a meal, etc.
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