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parenthetic


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Parenthetic  \Par`en*thet"ic\,  Parenthetical  \Par`en*thet"ic*al\, 
  a.  [Cf.  Gr  ?.] 
  1.  Of  the  nature  of  a  parenthesis;  pertaining  to  or 
  expressed  in  or  as  in  a  parenthesis;  as  a  parenthetical 
  clause;  a  parenthetic  remark. 
 
  A  parenthetical  observation  of  Moses  himself. 
  --Hales. 
 
  2.  Using  or  containing  parentheses. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  parenthetic 
  adj  1:  as  if  using  parentheses;  "a  parenthetical  style"  [syn:  {parenthetical}] 
  2:  qualifying  or  explaining;  placed  or  as  if  placed  in 
  parentheses;  "parenthetical  remarks"  [syn:  {parenthetical}] 




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