ring shake

noun

Definition of ring shake

: a defect in timber consisting of shrinkage and separation of the annual rings

called also cup shake

— compare heart shake

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“Ring shake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ring%20shake. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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