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bench seat

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Definition of bench seat in English:

noun

A seat across the whole width of a car.
Example sentences
  • Given that he has the whole bench seat to himself, he stretches out and tries to make himself comfortable - physically, anyway.
  • In that case the seating available for passengers comprised three single seats and a bench seat 7 ft 4 ins in length.
  • As one of the few passengers who had a whole bench seat to himself, he covered his head and went to sleep.

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