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  • n. A ring for fastening a hawk's leash to the jesses.
  • n. A ring affixed to the collar of a dog, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Turret.
  • n. A ring for fastening a hawk's leash to the jesses; also, a ring affixed to the collar of a dog, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A ring, such as those by which a hawk's lune or leash was fastened to the jesses, or that on a dog's collar through which the leash passed.
  • n. The eye in which a ring turns.

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