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teething ring

noun
1.
a circular ring, usually of plastic, ivory, bone, etc., on which a teething baby can bite.
Origin of teething ring
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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  • After that Nell got the teething-ring, and when the child grasped and thrust it into its open mouth, the men all grinned.

    The Long Dim Trail Forrestine C. Hooker
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teething ring

noun
1.
a plastic, hard rubber, or bone ring on which babies may bite while teething
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