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Noun: bracket  bra-kit
  1. A category falling within certain defined limits
     
  2. Either of two punctuation marks ('<' or '>') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material
    - angle bracket
     
  3. Either of two punctuation marks ([ or ]) used to enclose textual material
    - square bracket
     
  4. A support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf)
    - wall bracket
Verb: bracket  bra-kit
  1. Support with brackets
    "bracket bookshelves"
     
  2. Place into brackets
    "Please bracket this remark";
    - bracket out
     
  3. Classify or group

Derived forms: brackets, bracketing, bracketed

Type of: edit, group, hold, hold up, punctuation, punctuation mark, redact, set, support, sustain

Encyclopedia: Bracket