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Ring

A place on an exchange assigned for the trading of certain commodities, futures, or options. It is also called a pit or a trading pit.

ring

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One of the first patents for hog tongs was from Hill, the creator of various hog ringers, and Charles P.
As the youngest in a family of six ringers it perhaps is not surprising he took up the hobby so young.
Taking part in the bell tower mission were (from left) firefighter Stuart Ross, bell ringer and volunteer heart attack victim Andy Lansberry and firefighter Mark Randle.
In agreeing to the defence motion for the subpoena, Judge Ringer cited as legal basis an 1807 case involving Vice-President Aaron Burr, who was eventually tried for treason.
That's why I filed at the last minute to run against Bobby Green," Ringer said.
Ringer, who made his international debut on tour in Japan, is being trailed by Welsh champions Llanelli and Heineken Cup finalists Munster.
Ringer argues convincingly that, for a long time, it did less well on that score than the more authoritarian society across the Rhine.
Each year, the host of the Bell Ringer Awards selects a charity to donate proceeds from the event.
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The Ringer has plentiful chuckles but the screenplay's reluctance to push the subject matter to edges of political correctness prevents director Blaustein and his cast from achieving the kind of greatness that their film preaches.
Here we had Kowroski, new to her role, staunchly partnered by Philip Neal, glittering magnificently in "Diamonds," Miranda Weese and Jenifer Ringer, also a newcomer to the work, silkily elusive in "Emeralds," and the jauntily assertive Woetzel in "Rubies," which also boasted terrific role debuts from Ansanelli and the young Teresa Reichlen.
Boyce Ringer, 75, went to pick up Rebecca Ringer, 53, on Thursday afternoon, according to the man's other daughter, Jenny Ringer.