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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ring·let /ˈrɪŋlət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ring·let n.
 1. A small ring; a small circle; specifically, a fairy ring.
 You demi-puppets, that
 By moonshine do the green sour ringlets make,
 Whereof the ewe not bites.   --Shak.
 2. A curl; especially, a curl of hair.
    [Her golden tresses] in wanton ringlets waved.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles [syn:
            coil, whorl, roll, curl, curlicue, gyre, scroll]
      2: a strand or cluster of hair [syn: lock, curl, whorl]
      3: a small ring
      4: any of various butterflies belonging to the family Satyridae
         [syn: ringlet butterfly]