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left brace

left brace in Technology
character
"". {ASCII character 123.
Common names: open brace; left brace; left squiggly; left squiggly bracket/brace; left curly bracket/brace; ITU-T: opening brace. Rare: brace ("}" = unbrace); curly ("}" = uncurly); leftit ("}" = rytit); left squirrelly; INTERCAL: embrace ("}" = bracelet).
Paired with right brace ("}").
(1995-03-16)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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  • When the place was cleared I pulled my left brace out of the armhole of my waistcoat and displayed the silver star.

    The Man with the Clubfoot Valentine Williams

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