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English definition of “ring-in”

ring-in

noun [C]     /ˈrɪŋ.ɪn/ Australian English informal
a person included in an activity at a late stageTaking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
(Definition of ring-in noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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