from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Ringling, Charles 1863-1926. American circus owner. With his brothers he formed (1882) a song-and-dance troop that evolved into the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus (1907).

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  • n. United States showman whose song-and-dance troop evolved into a circus (1863-1926)


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