--- a/doc/info/Database.texi
+++ b/doc/info/Database.texi
@@ -53,7 +53,7 @@
 @anchor{bindtest}
 @defvr {Property} bindtest
 
-The command @code{declare(@var{x}, bindtest} tells Maxima to trigger an error
+The command @code{declare(@var{x}, bindtest}) tells Maxima to trigger an error
 when the symbol @var{x} is evaluated unbound.
 
 @c ===beg===
@@ -327,7 +327,7 @@
 @defvrx {Property} increasing
 
 The commands @code{declare(@var{f}, decreasing)} or
-@code{declare(@var{f}, increasing} tell Maxima to recognize the function
+@code{declare(@var{f}, increasing)} tell Maxima to recognize the function
 @var{f} as an decreasing or increasing function.
 
 See also @mref{declare} for more properties.