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square brackets

noun [plural] uk   us  
the [ ] brackets that are shaped like two halves of a square
Translations of “square brackets”
in Korean 꺽쇠괄호…
in Arabic قَوْسان ()…
in Portuguese colchete…
in Catalan claudàtors…
in Japanese 角カッコ([ ] )…
in Italian parentesi quadra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方括號 ([ ])…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方括号([])…
(Definition of square brackets from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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