Seat

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Seats at a railway station

A seat is a place to sit. The term may encompass additional features, such as back, armrest and head restraint.

Types of seat

The following are examples of different kinds of seat:

Etymology

The word seat comes from Middle English sete and from Old Norse sæti; akin to Old English gesete seat, sittan to sit. The first known use of the word seat is in the 13th century.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Seat". Merriam Webster. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
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