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seater

[ see-ter ]
/ ˈsi tər /
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noun

a person or thing that seats.
a vehicle that seats a specified number of persons (usually used in combination): The car is a four-seater.

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Origin of seater

First recorded in 1685–95; seat + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for seater

-seater

noun

a settee, vehicle, cinema, etc, having a number of seats as specifieda forty-seater coach
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