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anchor ring

noun, Geometry Now Rare.
torus (def 2a).
Origin of anchor ring
1860-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • For example, an anchor-ring with a cross-connecting tube from one side to the other would be triply continuous.

    Lord Kelvin Andrew Gray
British Dictionary definitions for anchor-ring

anchor ring

a ring made from an iron bar of circular cross-section
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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