Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A clamp for holding a ring in position in order to facilitate working. It consists of two pieces of wood hinged together at the middle, the ring being secured between two ends by a wedge placed between the other ends. Also ring-clasp.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.