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seat
siːt
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. Any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit).
    • Furniture that is designed for sitting on.
    • The cloth covering for the buttocks.
      • A part of a machine that supports or guides another part.
        • The legal right to sit as a member in a legislative or similar body.
          • The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.
          • The location (metaphorically speaking) where something is based.
            • A space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane).
            • A center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised).
              (动) As a verb
              1. Show to a seat; assign a seat for.
              2. Place in or on a seat.
                • Place or attach firmly in or on a base.
                  • Provide with seats.
                    • Put a seat on a chair.
                      • Place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position.
                      • Be able to seat.
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