Definition of sliding seat in English:

sliding seat

Line breaks: slid¦ing seat

noun

A seat able to slide to and fro on runners, especially one in a racing rowing boat used to adjust the length of a stroke.
More example sentences
  • The 24-foot identical plywood boats are fitted internally to the crews' own preference but predominantly using the same sliding seat and sculling oars that operate in standard rowing boats.
  • Each boat contains a crew of two and each crew rows an identical 7.1 metre boat that includes two sliding seats and the same sculling oars as used in standard rowing boats.
  • The event is a sliding seat coxed four and the rowers must have some use of legs, trunk and arms,.

Definition of sliding seat in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day envenom
Pronunciation: ɪnˈvɛnəm
verb
put poison on or into; make poisonous