coffee ring


Definition of coffee ring

: coffee cake in the shape of a ring

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The top is scarred with coffee rings, the penny jar never full., "Don’t worry, Dad, I remember you," 16 June 2019

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First Known Use of coffee ring

1924, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coffee ring was in 1924

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to spread over or through

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