English version

square bracket in Letters & punctuation topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsquare bracketˈsquare ˈbracket noun [countable] British English  SLAone of the pair of signs [ ] that are used for enclosing information syn bracket American Englishin square brackets The words in square brackets should be deleted.
Examples from the Corpus
square bracketThe square bracket shows the position of the insert.