caret caret


  • (n) a mark used by an author or editor to indicate where something is to be inserted into a text


  1. I preceeded the quote with left caret a right caret, then inserted the link, ended the quote, typed a spine, and ended with left caret a right caret.
  2. It may have once been a monstrous 793 carets, before a jeweler's maladroitness and a few subsequent refinements chopped it to the mere 109-caret chunk it is today.
  3. So he wedded her with a nine-caret ring and Elsie stayed on to work harder than ever at even smaller wages for the two of them.


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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /