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teething ring

a circular ring, usually of plastic, ivory, bone, etc., on which a teething baby can bite.
Origin of teething ring
1890-95, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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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
British Dictionary definitions for teething-ring

teething ring

a plastic, hard rubber, or bone ring on which babies may bite while teething
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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