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  • v. Present participle of bracket.
  • n. A series or group of brackets; brackets, collectively.
  • n. The act of enclosing (text, etc.) in brackets.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A series or group of brackets; brackets, collectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The series of wooden ribs nailed to the ceiling, joists, and battening to support cornices, especially large plaster cornices.

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