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angle bracket[′aŋ·gəl ‚brak·ət]
A bracket used in an angle or corner of a molded cornice.
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.
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A projecting bracket which is not at right angles to the wall.
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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.
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