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Section 8.2.6

Parenthetic Elements

Use commas to set off parenthetic elements.


Oppenheimer became known, of course, for leading thephysicists who built the atomic bomb at Los Alamos Laboratory.

--John S. Rigden, "J. Robert Oppenheimer: Before the War," ScientificAmerican (modified)


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