signet ring


signet ring

noun

: a ring that is decorated with a special design and worn on the finger

Full Definition of SIGNET RING

:  a finger ring engraved with a signet, seal, or monogram :  seal ring

First Known Use of SIGNET RING

1681

signet ring

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SIGNET RING

: a malaria parasite in an intracellular developmental stage in which the nucleus is peripheral and the cytoplasm somewhat attenuated and annular

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