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curly brace

In programming, curly braces (the { and } characters) are used in a variety of ways. In C/C++, they are used to signify the start and end of a series of statements. In the following expression, everything between the { and } are executed if the variable mouseDOWNinText is true. See event loop.

if (mouseDOWNinText){mouseDOWNinText=0;CLICK=1;unHighLightALL();}
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Chapter 4 describes some ways to use selectors (the part of the rule before the curly braces).
Tuples are another data type which can be used for comparison operations and are defined with curly braces: -
Note that the formula bar in Figure 2 shows curly braces. You don't type the curly braces.