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O-ring



Pronunciation: (ō'ring"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/o-ring.html on line 71 [key]
n.
a ring of pliable material, as rubber or neoprene, used as a gasket: the failure of an O-ring caused the explosion that destroyed the space shuttle Challenger in 1986.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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