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What has a ring but no finger?

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There are multiple possible answers to this brain teaser, especially when one considers that a ring is simply a circular object with an empty center, or a generic term for a type of sound. For example, in the Solar System, the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune all have rings.

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Also, older land line telephones equipped with an electric bell ring when the phone network indicates an incoming call. Thus, a phone is a possible answer to this riddle.

Lastly, people suffering from a condition known as tinnitus generally describe a “ringing in the ears,” although the condition can also be characterized by hissing, roaring, screeching and other disquieting sounds.

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