|1.||one of the bars or rods that form the steps of a ladder|
|2.||a crosspiece between the legs of a chair, etc|
|3.||nautical a spoke on a ship's wheel or a handle projecting from the periphery|
|4.||dialect a cudgel or staff|
|[Old English hrung; related to Old High German runga, Gothic hrugga]|
A circular object, form, or arrangement with a vacant circular center.
The area between two concentric circles; annulus.
A group of atoms linked by bonds that may be represented graphically in circular or triangular form.
|ring (rĭng) Pronunciation Key