stepped floor

/ˈstɛpt flɔ/ (say 'stept flaw)

a floor, as of an auditorium, usually with fixed seating, sloping down in steps towards the stage, each row of the seating being on a separate step.
See raked floor, flat floor.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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