Definition of ringette in English:

ringette

Syllabification: ring·ette
Pronunciation: /riNGˈet
 
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noun

Canadian
A game resembling ice hockey, played (especially by women and girls) with a straight stick and a rubber ring, and in which no intentional body contact is allowed.
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  • More than 60,000 people play ringette across Canada, and she says that number is growing, despite the misconception that ringette is just hockey for girls.
  • The scholarship is presented to ringette players, coaches and/or officials who have demonstrated a strong academic performance and a commitment to the sport of ringette.
  • Our goal is to achieve varsity status within the next three years, eventually making university ringette the ideal level of play for young women all over Canada.

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