noun, plural pa·ren·the·ses [puh-ren-thuh-seez]. /pəˈrɛn θəˌsiz/.
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Our roundup includes the inflation-adjusted price in parentheses, the year the deal took place, and a comment on whether the acquisition paid off.How the Slack/Salesforce deal stacks up to history’s other Big Tech acquisitions|Jeff|December 3, 2020|Fortune
In parentheses are the number of points you earn for each case.
The attack on the World Trade Center's towers (and on the Pentagon, that breathtaking parenthesis) was a brilliant act of jujitsu.
“When you have a food label and see quite a lot of parenthesis—first tip that your food may be highly fabricated,” she says.
He drops the parenthesis about the great Variety of entertaining Incidents, and he diminishes these engaging Scenes to it.Samuel Richardson's Introduction to Pamela|Samuel Richardson
What a tendency there is to round off a narrative into falsehood; or else by parenthesis to destroy its pith and continuity.Friends in Council|Arthur Helps
Page 365: closing parenthesis added after "particular shape"
Page 388: closing parenthesis added after "assumption of omniscience"
Let me tell you in a parenthesis that he is going to the army to join the King.