anchor ring


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anchor ring

n
a ring made from an iron bar of circular cross-section
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Noun1.anchor ring - a toroidal shapeanchor ring - a toroidal shape; "a ring of ships in the harbor"; "a halo of smoke"
fairy circle, fairy ring - a ring of fungi marking the periphery of the perennial underground growth of the mycelium
toroid - the doughnut-shaped object enclosed by a torus
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A chamber between each ring allows the pipe wall to migrate around the area where each anchor ring engages with it.
10) Much of Caro's recent work seems to speak of visual fascination as a form of physical bondage or imprisonment--the huge chain links of Marathon, 1993, the anchor ring of Delphi, from the same year, the blind or labyrinthine architecture of so many works.