ringette

noun
ring·​ette | \ riŋ-ˈet How to pronounce ringette (audio) \

Definition of ringette

: a game of Canadian origin for women and girls that is played on ice with two teams of six players on skates whose object is to drive a rubber or plastic ring into the opponents' goal with a straight stick

First Known Use of ringette

1974, in the meaning defined above

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“Ringette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ringette. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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