from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Past tense of ring2.
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- v. Simple past of ring.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- imp. of ring, v. t. & i.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Preterit of ring.
- An old form of rank.
- n. In petrography, in the quantitative system of classification, a division of igneous rocks lower than the ‘order,’ based on the character of the chemical bases in the preponderating group of standard minerals in each class. See rock.
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