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Definition of Ringless
1. without a ring [adj]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ringless
Literary usage of Ringless
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"A spore-bearing leaflet of a ringless Fern ... The ringless Ferns (Fig- 33) have flat, green, liverwort-like gametophytes, short, thick, large-stemmed, ..."
2. British Fungus-flora: A Classified Text-book of Mycology by George Massee (1892)
"... and consequently ringless,—hence, to be consistent, ... including both ringed and ringless species, must be divided into two genera, ..."
3. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"Capsules mostly with an elastic ring, but sometimes densely crowded and ringless. ... Capsules ringless, ..."