 IN MATH: 1. n. parentheses, brackets, bar, braces, etc.; isolates pieces to be considered as one whole, or an expression which is to be considered an inseperable unit. EX. 4(3 + 8) means 4(11).

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APPLICATION: (see list 80)

Simplify:
1. 3 + (2 + 1) x 4
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