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    Itasan is offline Member
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    all-seater
    I cannot find this word in lwb.
    Is it BrE? If so, what is the American equivalent?
    Thank you.

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    Default Re: all-seater

    I'm not sure- I'd use it for football stdiums, where standing isn't allowed- is that the meaning?

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    Yes, spot on. LDCE says "an all-seater football ground, STADIUM etc is one where everyone has a seat". Thank you very much.

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