- a ring-necked animal.
Origin of ringneck
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Examples from the Web for ringneck
It is not quite like the Ringneck, but, like it, has a white ring around the neck.
The principal English variety at the present time is a Ringneck produced from the mixture.
The birds that breed at liberty in the United States are mostly of the Ringneck type.
The next bird is one of our well-known cage pets—the beautiful Ringneck—the Mallee Parrot.An Australian Bird Book
John Albert Leach