angle bracket


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angle bracket

[′aŋ·gəl ‚brak·ət]
(architecture)
A bracket used in an angle or corner of a molded cornice.
(graphic arts)
Either of a pair of marks 〈〉 enclosing a mutilated passage or the explanation of an abbreviation in a text, or to enclose quotations or illustrations in a reference work. Also known as broken bracket; pointed bracket.

Angle bracket

A bracket at an inside corner of a cornice; usually presenting two perpendicular decorative sides.

angle bracket

A projecting bracket which is not at right angles to the wall.

angle bracket

(character)
Either of the characters "<" (less-than, ASCII 60) and ">" (greater-than, ASCII 62). Typographers in the Real World use angle brackets which are either taller and slimmer (the ISO "Bra" and "Ket" characters), or significantly smaller (single or double guillemets) than the less-than and greater-than signs.

See broket.
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Join the joists to the beams using three angle brackets per joist to stop any movement and avoid the timber splitting.
Before reinstalling the engine, check the angle brackets.
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Tim considers aesthetics when installing his angle brackets.
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To fix the pelmet, attach angle brackets about two feet apart.
The contract includes the delivery of 20 angle brackets, 2,000 clinker bricks, 7,000 sand-lime bricks, 2 lintels and 3 door lintels of various dimensions in accordance with the specifications in the specifications
Screw on additional angle brackets to the front and back if needed for more strength.
Finally, fit two angle brackets to the underside of the top piece of wood and screw into the wall, using a spirit level to keep you on the straight and narrow.