Ringer

RINGER
A term used in United States mills for warp ends that have snapped during the process of warping and which have stuck to the reel.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • Ringer — can refer to:* An impostor * The Ringer (2005 film), a comedy film starring Johnny Knoxville and Katherine Heigl * Ringer (EP), an EP by Four Tet. * The mechanism in a telephone that announces an incoming call, or plays a ringtone * A decoy * One …   Wikipedia

  • Ringer — bezeichnet: einen Beruf in Australien, siehe Cowboy einen Sportler, siehe Ringen eine wässrige medizinische Infusionslösung, siehe Ringerlösung Ringer (Fernsehserie), US amerikanische Fernsehserie Ringer ist der Familienname folgender Personen:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ringer — especially be a dead ringer for resemble closely, 1891, from ringer, a fast horse entered fraudulently in a race in place of a slow one (the verb to ring in this sense is attested from 1812), possibly from British ring in substitute, exchange,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ringer — Ringer, 1) s.u. Ringen; 2) Ringer mit dem Geiste, s. Wrestlers with the spirit; 3) (Ringpferde), s. Ringe Pferde …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ringer — Ring er, n. 1. One who, or that which, rings; especially, one who rings chimes on bells. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mining) A crowbar. Simmonds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringer — Ring er, n. (Horse Racing) A horse that is not entitled to take part in a race, but is fraudulently got into it. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ringer — |ê| v. tr. 1. Fazer ranger. • v. intr. 2. Ranger. • Sinônimo geral: RINGIR …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • ringer — ► NOUN 1) a person or device that rings. 2) informal a person s or thing s double. 3) informal an athlete or horse fraudulently substituted for another in a competition. 4) Austral./NZ a shearer with the highest tally of sheep shorn. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • ringer — ringer1 [riŋ′ər] n. 1. a horseshoe or quoit thrown so that it encircles the peg 2. such a throw ringer2 [riŋ′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that rings a bell, chime, etc. ☆ 2. Slang a) a horse, player, etc. fraudulently entered …   English World dictionary

  • Ringer —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie des personnes (réelles ou fictives) partageant un même patronyme. Ringer est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Patronyme  Catherine Ringer (née en 1957), chanteuse et actrice française,… …   Wikipédia en Français

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