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Old 12-07-2012, 11:44 AM   #11
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() = Parentheses
[] = Brackets (some times square brackets)
{} = Curly Brackets

Vampist style!
90 = Forgot to press the shift key
() = Brackets
[] = Square brackets
{} = "Squiggly" brackets

Some people I speak to refer to () those as curly brackets so it's safest to go with "Squiggly" for me. Surprisingly everyone knows what I mean.
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:48 AM   #12
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90 = Forgot to press the shift key
Hilarious
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Here's the nail in the coffin for this joke.

() = brackets
[] = brackets
{} = brackets
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Old 12-09-2012, 11:02 AM   #14
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Here's the nail in the coffin for this joke.

() = brackets
[] = brackets
{} = brackets
...I was expecting something better.
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I have nothing to contribute to the OP but

() = parenthesis
[] = brackets
{} = fancy brackets

where I'm from.
I'm pretty much the same way.

() = Parenthesis
[] = Backets (sometimes square brackets)
{} = Curley/Squiggly backets
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Old 12-20-2012, 08:25 PM   #16
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() = Bracket
[] = Box Bracket
{} = OMGWHATISTHAT Bracket
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Old 12-20-2012, 09:27 PM   #17
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{}=braces, or curly brackets
「」= Asian brackets
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Thanks for the suggestion! Much appreciated!
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