Definition of leg ring in US English:

leg ring

noun

  • 1A band worn round the (lower) leg as decoration.

  • 2A metal or plastic strip wrapped round the leg of an animal, especially a bird, in order to mark or identify it.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From leg + ring.

Pronunciation

leg ring

/ˈlɛɡ rɪŋ/