Pronunciation: (ring'sīd"), [key]
1. the area immediately surrounding a ring, esp. the area occupied by the first row of seats on all sides of a boxing or wrestling ring.
2. any place providing a close view.
1. in or pertaining to the area immediately surrounding a ring or arena.
2. close to the point of action; having a close view.
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