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  • n. A person, especially one of a group, who rings bells

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one who rings a bell or bells, esp. one whose business it is to ring a church bell or chime, or a set of musical bells for public entertainment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who plays musical handbells
  • n. a person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation)
  • n. something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal


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