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British Dictionary definitions for split ring

split ring

noun
  1. a steel ring having two helical turns, often used as a key ring
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Historical Examples

  • It was locked, but the key was on her own split-ring, where he had put it for her the day he returned from London.

    The Heir of Redclyffe

    Charlotte M. Yonge

  • It is a birthday treat to them already to take the key from my split-ring, and look together over the half-forgotten things.