guard ring

guard ring
noun
: a close-fitting finger ring worn outside another to keep the latter from slipping off

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a ring worn tightly in front of another ring to prevent the latter from slipping off the finger.
[1810-20]

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guard ring noun
A keeper, or finger-ring that serves to keep another from slipping off
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Main Entry:guard

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guard ring,
a narrow finger ring worn to keep another ring from slipping off.

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n.
1) a ring preventing another ring from slipping off a finger
2) a ring-shaped electrode used to limit the extent of an electric field, esp. in a capacitor

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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