sliding seat


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sliding seat

n
(Rowing) rowing a seat that slides forwards and backwards with the oarsman, lengthening his stroke
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Noun1.sliding seat - rower's seat that slides fore and aft
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"
racing shell, shell - a very light narrow racing boat
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screamed Maggie, jumping up from her sliding seat on the corn.
These ambulances also feature our exclusive Mobility Sliding Seat on the curbside instead of a traditional squad bench.
A notorious showman, Hanlan would deliberately keep his races close to heighten the excitement, and pull away at the last minute through the innovation of his sliding seat.
The boot can take from 377 to 455-litres depending on rear sliding seat position.
Helm includes adjustable sliding seat and resigned console.
Other models to be launched at the auto show include the Move, Tanto, Tanto Welcome Seat (rotating and sliding seat fitted on specially equipped vehicles to facilitate boarding and exiting the vehicle), Tanto Exe Custom, Mira Cocoa and the Copen.
In rowing you're sitting on a sliding seat, almost no stress on your hips or knees, and you get a full-body workout.
Seat depth is usually accomplished with a sliding seat pan but also with an adjustable backrest.
Backed by a group of local businessmen, and benefitting from technical developments such as the sliding seat and the indoor rowing machine, Hanlan systematically beat the reigning sculling champions of Canada, the United States, England and finally Australia, winning over 300 races between 1880 and 1884.
I loved the rear sliding seat which offered excellent boot space if needed or extra leg room for taller passengers.
SP640HA with height adjustable arms and sliding seat
A sliding seat system assists access to the rear seat, whilst the driver's pedals adjust for individual requirements rather than the seat.