A network topology in which all nodes are connected to a single wire in a ring or point-to-point. There are no endpoints. This topology is used by token ring networks.
Compare: bus network, star network.
noun, Geology. 1. the linear zone of seismic and volcanic activity that coincides in general with the margins of the Pacific Plate.
- Ring off the hook
ring off the hook
- Ring ouzel
noun 1. a European thrush, Turdus torquatus, common in rocky areas. The male has a blackish plumage with a white band around the neck and the female is brown
adjective, Botany. 1. having annual rings marked by a conspicuous band of large pores in wood formed in spring.