Definitions

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  • n. A ring surrounding a bugle or hunting horn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A ring surrounding a bugle or hunting horn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, same as veruled.
  • n. A circlet or little hoop of iron put round the end of a cane, a knife-handle, and the like; a ferrule; hence, in heraldry, a hoop or ring; one of the rings surrounding a trumpet or horn. Some writers apply it especially to the funnel-shaped opening at the larger end.

Etymologies

French, a ferrule. See ferrule. (Wiktionary)

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