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(from the article `boxing`) ...world ruling body for professional boxing, each country has its own set of rules, and in the United States there are different rules in different ...
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Ring

(from the article `boxing`) Nat Fleischer, Ring magazine`s founder, changed this in 1926 when he began awarding belts to the world champion in each weight division in boxing, ...
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(from the article `circus`) ...and children, continued in his footsteps, and the Franconi family is generally credited with the founding of the French circus. They are also ...
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(from the article `Cosmos`) ...temporarily spans the gulf between the two. Encounters between two more nearly equal participants can yield one long tail from each disk galaxy, ...
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(from the article `ocean`) ...that not only put kinetic energy into circulation but also carry heat and other important properties, such as nutrients for biological systems. ...
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Ring

(i) A five-minute open outcry trading period in a single metal on the LME. (ii) The circle of seats where such trading takes place. See also Pit.
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Ring

(i) A five-minute open outcry trading period in a single metal on the LME. (ii) The circle of seats where such trading takes place. See also Pit.
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ring

(ring) any annular or circular organ, structure, or area. in chemistry, a collection of atoms united in a continuous or closed chain.
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[n] - a toroidal shape 2. [n] - the sound of a bell ringing 3. [n] - a characteristic sound 4. [n] - a square platform marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle 5. [n] - jewelry consisting of a circular band of a precious metal worn on the finger 6. [v] - make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical ...
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Ring

• (v. t.) To make a ring around by cutting away the bark; to girdle; as, to ring branches or roots. • (n.) Specifically, a circular ornament of gold or other precious material worn on the finger, or attached to the ear, the nose, or some other part of the person; as, a wedding ring. • (v. t.) To cause to sound, especially by striking...
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• (math.) Another name for an annulus. • (math.) A number system in which addition, subtraction, and multiplication are always defined and the associative and distributive laws are valid. Compare with field. • ALGEBRA • (astron.) See planetary ring.
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noun an association of criminals; `police tried to break up the gang`; `a pack of thieves`
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ringing noun the sound of a bell ringing; `the distinctive ring of the church bell`; `the ringing of the telephone`; `the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells`--E. A. Poe
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Ring

[diacritic] A ring diacritic may appear above or below letters. It may be combined with some letters of the extended Latin alphabets in various contexts. ==Ring above== In Unicode, the above encoding is: {unichar|030A|COMBINING RING ABOVE|html=|cwith=◌}. Though the Danish, Norwegian, Swedish and Walloon character Å (å) is derived from a...
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Ring

[jewellery] A ring is a circular band, usually in metal, worn as ornamental jewellery around the finger, or sometimes the toe; it is the most common current meaning of the word `ring`. Strictly speaking a normal ring is a finger ring (which may be hyphenated); other types of rings worn as ornaments are earrings, bracelets for the wrist, arm...
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[mathematics] In mathematics, and more specifically in algebra, a ring is an algebraic structure with operations generalizing the arithmetic operations of addition and multiplication. By means of this generalization, theorems from arithmetic are extended to non-numerical objects like polynomials, series, matrices and functions. Rings were f...
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[punctuation] It debuted on July 6, 2004 and ran for eight weeks. It aired Tuesday-Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. The twenty-third and final episode aired on August 24, 2004. Show number 24 (`Pistol Whipped America`) was taped but never aired, after one of the unsuspecting guests, James March, threatened to sue Comedy Central. ==Cast members== ==N...
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[video game] Ring: The Legend of the Nibelungen is a {vgy|1999} point-and-click adventure video game for Microsoft Windows developed by Arxel Tribe and published in North America by Red Orb Entertainment and in Europe by Cryo Interactive. The game is based on Richard Wagner`s four opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen, and features music from...
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Ring

Ring (rĭng) transitive verb [ imperfect Rang (răng) or Rung (rŭng); past participle Rung ; present participle & verbal noun Ringing .] [ Anglo-Saxon hringan ; akin to Icel...
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Ring intransitive verb 1. To sound, as a bell or other sonorous body, particularly a metallic one. « Now ringen trompes loud and clarion.» Chaucer. « Why ring not out the bells?» Shak. 2. To practice making music with bells. ...
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Ring

Ring noun 1. A sound; especially, the sound of vibrating metals; as, the ring of a bell. 2. Any loud sound; the sound of numerous voices; a sound continued, repeated, or reverberated. « The ring of acclamations fresh in his ears.» Bacon 3. ...
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Ring transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Ringed ; present participle & verbal noun Ringing .] 1. To surround with a ring, or as with a ring; to encircle. ' Ring these fingers.' Shak. 2. (Hort.)...
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A circle, or a circular line, or anything in the form of a circular line or hoop. ... 2. Specifically, a circular ornament of gold or other precious material worn on the finger, or attached to the ear, the nose, or some other part of the person; as, a wedding ring. 'Upon his thumb he had of gold a ring.' (Chaucer) 'The dearest ring in Venice will I...
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Ring

a mob of sheep moving around in a circle.
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A network topology where nodes are connected in a ring. Used in Token Ring and SONET networks.
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