teething ring


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teething ring

n.
A ring of hard plastic or rubber upon which a teething baby can bite.

teething ring

n
a plastic, hard rubber, or bone ring on which babies may bite while teething

teeth′ing ring`


n.
a circular ring, usu. of plastic, ivory, bone, etc., on which a teething baby can bite.
[1890–95, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teething ring - device used for an infant to suck or bite onteething ring - device used for an infant to suck or bite on
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
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Do give your teething infant a cool rubber teething ring.
Another user suggested that she try oral gel and freeze Olympia's teething ring.
You can also give your child a clean teething ring to chew.
The BabyBangle - a baby teething ring that can also be used as a fashionable bangle by mum - was launched in 2013.
Distract her with a chilled teething ring (never freeze it as your baby may get frostbite).
The FDA recommends that parents and caregivers follow the American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for treating teething pain: Use a teething ring that has been chilled in the refrigerator or gently rub the child's gums with your finger.
Anything he finds on the floor is likely to become a teething ring.
Mrs Kitching judged the monthly competition, Yesterday's Treasures, awarding Sue Wardman first for a Victorian child's teething ring, Celia Thompson second with a 1920 cloche hat and Margaret Kallagher third with a very old christening gown.
For instance, the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests that parents give a child a teething ring chilled in the refrigerator, or use a finger to gently rub or massage the child's gums.
However, no association was found between these habits and MIH presence in both groups in the present study, except for the use of teething ring in the RA Group.
A: One of the most effective ways is picking up a teething ring from your local pharmacy.
Temporary pain relief is provided by the pressure produced by chewing a chilled teething ring.