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one of the crosspieces, usually rounded, forming the steps of a ladder.
a rounded or shaped piece fixed horizontally, for strengthening purposes, as between the legs of a chair.
a spoke of a wheel.
a stout stick, rod, or bar, especially one of rounded section, forming a piece in something framed or constructed.
a stage in a scale, level in a hierarchy, etc.; degree:
He rose a few rungs in the company.
one of the bars or rods that form the steps of a ladder
a crosspiece between the legs of a chair, etc
(nautical) a spoke on a ship’s wheel or a handle projecting from the periphery
(dialect) a cudgel or staff
the past participle of ring2


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