wedding-ring

wedding ring

noun
a ring, usually of gold, platinum, or silver, given by one partner to the other during a marriage ceremony.
Also called wedding band.


Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English

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wedding ring
 
n
a band ring with parallel sides, typically of precious metal, worn to indicate married status

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