seal ring

noun

Definition of seal ring

: a finger ring engraved with a seal : signet ring

Examples of seal ring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Recovered grave goods from the two tombs included a golden seal ring and a golden amulet of an ancient Egyptian goddess, highlighting Bronze Age trade and cultural links. Washington Post, "Archaeologists in Greece find 3,500-year-old royal tombs," 17 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of seal ring

1608, in the meaning defined above

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“Seal ring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seal%20ring. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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