Enring En*ring", v. t. To encircle. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The Muses and the Graces, grouped in threes, Enringed a billowing fountain in the midst. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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