grass snake (def 1).
noun 1. a process of spinning in which the yarn is twisted and drawn while passing through a small metal device traveling rapidly around a ring in the operation of winding the yarn onto a bobbin.
- Ring-spinning frame
[ring-spin-ing] /ˈrɪŋˌspɪn ɪŋ/ noun 1. a machine containing the ring, traveler, and bobbin used in spinning yarn.
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. any of various plant diseases caused by a virus or fungus and characterized by concentric rings of discoloration or necrosis on the leaves.
noun 1. a member of a ring, especially a political or price-fixing ring. noun 1. a member of a ring controlling a market in antiques, art treasures, etc