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DelimiterMatching

This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Wolfram Language, and is subject to change.

DelimiterMatching
is an option for selections that specifies whether an opening delimiter will match only its respective closing delimiter or any closing delimiter.

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  • With the default setting DelimiterMatching->All, all delimiters such as {, [, or ( must be matched with an opposite delimiter of the same type. For example, the expression would be considered illegal but and would both be allowed. Unmatched delimiters are typically displayed in a different style; the style is specified by AutoStyleOptions.
  • With the setting DelimiterMatching->None, a delimiter can be matched with an opposite delimiter of any type. Hence, the expression would be considered legal.
Introduced in 1999
(4.0)