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A surface against which an object may rest to gain support.


A structure on which another structure rests or is supported.

basal seat

Tissues in the mouth that support a denture.

bathtub seat

1. An assistive technology device that helps people with functional limitations to bathe. Some seats have modified features to help people transfer in and out of tubs, pools, or showers. Synonym: bath bench; shower seat
2. A device for bathing infants.


Infant drownings have occurred during bathtub seat use.

elevated toilet seat

Raised toilet seat.

raised toilet seat

A device for raising the height of a toilet to facilitate use by persons with limited strength or movement. Synonym: elevated toilet seat

rest seat

An area on which a denture or restoration rests.

shower seat

Bathtub seat (1).


A surface against which an object may rest to gain support.
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In the recently held Senate polls, PML-N has won 15 seats, followed by PPP-P's 12 seats, PTI's six seats, JUI-F's two seats, National Party's two seats, Pashtoonkhwa Milli Awami Party's two seats, Jamat-e-Islami's one seat, Muttahida Qaumi Movement's one seat, Pakistan Muslim League-Functional's one seat and 10 independent candidates including six 'likeminded' independents from Balochistan and four from FATA.
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