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noun [uncountable] seating pronunciation in American English /ˈsitɪŋ/

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  1. 1
    the seats in a public place such as a movie theater or on a bus, train, etc.
    seating for:

    The auditorium has seating for over 200 people.

    seating capacity (=the number of people that can sit in a place):

    The added stands will nearly double the seating capacity of the stadium.

  2. 2
    the way in which seats are arranged or who will sit in them, especially at a formal occasion
    seating arrangements/plans:

    We need to work out the seating arrangements.

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