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1. Either of a pair of symbols, < >, used to enclose written or printed material.
2. Mathematics Either of these symbols, used especially together to indicate quantities to be treated as a unit.
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(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) either of a pair of brackets having the shapes < and >
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|Noun||1.||angle bracket - either of two punctuation marks (`<' or="" `="">') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material|
|2.||angle bracket - an L-shaped metal bracket|
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