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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

See pit.
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If I do goad him into standing up for his rights, people run rings around him.
One local contact of mine who has had postings in Russia and Eastern Europe reckons the Indonesians could run rings around their post Soviet-bloc counterparts.
It may lose something in its network manageability aspects, and it may be somewhat harder to install than what most people expect from NAS-you know, like the Quantum's SnapServer or Maxtor's MaxAttach products, but it'll probably run rings around any "standard" NAS device.
It doesn't pay," she writes, "to be a stupid company in a smart industry, and smart companies in stupid industries run rings around the competition.
No, it won't run rings around your fixed hard drive, but it'll eat an Iomega Zip(TM) drive for breakfast.
Alan Collins, who represents more than 40 of Savile's victims, said: "Savile was able to run rings around the police for decades.
Bigger clubs are already chasing the former QPR's man signature and he has the ability to run rings around Tranmere's defence.
Demonarrows No excuses, it''s the second lousy performance by the Blues, if we don''t improve quickly Northampton will run rings around us.