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German term or phrase:geschweifelte Klammer
English translation:braces
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23:14 Jan 18, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Computers: Software
German term or phrase: { }
just a punctuation question! What are these type of brackets called???
sylvia
They are called "braces" in English, not brackets.
Explanation:
The symbols { and } are called "braces" in English, not brackets.

The symbols [ and ] are called "brackets".
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Wigtil
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Thanks, I had looked everywhere!
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naThey are called "braces" in English, not brackets.Wigtil
na{ } = geschweifte Klammerngwolf


  

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{ } = geschweifte Klammern


Explanation:

See the following links:

http://www.fh-wedel.de/~herbert/prakt-alt/cueb/c-ss99/ueb10/

http://www.google.com/search?q=geschweifte klammern&hl=en&lr...


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They are called "braces" in English, not brackets.


Explanation:
The symbols { and } are called "braces" in English, not brackets.

The symbols [ and ] are called "brackets".

Wigtil
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Thanks, I had looked everywhere!
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May 18, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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