Bracketed
Bracket Brack"et, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bracketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bracketing}] 1. To place within brackets; to connect by brackets; to furnish with brackets. [1913 Webster]

2. (Gunnery) To shoot so as to establish a bracket for (an object). [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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