car seat

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car seat

n.
A small removable seat that is equipped with a restraining device or harness and can be fastened to the seat of a vehicle for securing young children.

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n.
a removable seat designed to hold a small child safely while riding in an automobile.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.car seat - a seat in a carcar seat - a seat in a car      
backrest, back - a support that you can lean against while sitting; "the back of the dental chair was adjustable"
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
death seat - the car seat beside the driver of an automobile; believed to be the most dangerous place to sit in a car in case of an accident
head restraint, headrest - a cushion attached to the top of the back of an automobile's seat to prevent whiplash
seat - any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit); "he dusted off the seat before sitting down"
seat belt, seatbelt - a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident
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Jimmie and a companion sat in a rear seat and commented upon the things that didn't concern them, with all the freedom of English gentlemen.
In the front seat were a man and woman; in the rear seat a Japanese was squeezed in among suit cases, rods, guns, saddles, and a typewriter case, while above him and all about him, fastened most intricately, sprouted a prodigious crop of deer- and elk-horns.
2 per cent, if the rear seat passengers had also used belts.
Auto Business News-December 29, 2014--Audi to equip new Q7 with rear seat entertainment tablets
NYSE: TRW) is outlining at Airbag 2014 how a combination of advanced restraint systems can help to address the protection of rear seat occupants during frontal impacts.
While a compact sedan, the cabin space for rear seat occupants comes close to that of the Accord Hybrid thanks to Honda s ingenious packaging developed within a vehicle that features a long wheelbase and stately styling.
And so far, the demand from the public hasn't been that great for improvements in rear seat safety, although Peterson says this is likely to change because Euro NCAP is going to start including a 5th percentile female dummy in the rear seat during full-width frontal tests, and Q6 and Q10 children are planned for 2016.
We have recently travelled in several taxis that have defective seatbelts or not had four seatbelts - often the seatbelt in the middle of the rear seat is missing.
Boot access is good and, while space is both practical and versatile, with rear seat cushions that create a flat load floor, there is also a covered storage area.
Longer than its hatchback stablemate, the extended wheelbase giving more rear seat kneeroom, this little gem of an estate delivers generous and user-friendly loadspace plus plenty of room for five adults.
As part of the study, the researchers analysed data from almost 10,000 crashes with both front and rear seat passengers.
A recent example of the company's technical expertise is a completely new design: the highly flexible rear seat system for the Vauxhall Meriva, designed by Johnson Controls in cooperation with Vauxhall, which offers comfort and safety, as well as optimized weight savings.