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Line breaks: paren
Pronunciation: /pəˈrɛn

Definition of paren in English:


(usually parens) Printing
A round bracket.
Example sentences
  • Here is their 9 point charter (comments in parens).


early 20th century: abbreviation of parenthesis.

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