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Definition of: hyphen

(hīfən) noun
A mark (– or – or =) indicating connection: used to connect the elements of certain compound words, to show division of a word at the end of a line, and to indicate a unit modifier: a hitandrun driver.
v.t. To hyphenate.
[<LL <Gk. hyph’ hen under one, together <hypo- under + hen one]

Most often used phrases:

double hyphen
soft hyphen
hyphen needed
hyphen required
spaced hyphen
hyphen press
dash hyphen
missing hyphen
hyphen e
hyphen magazine
hyphen dash
single hyphen
hyphen issue
non breaking hyphen
hyphen war

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"hyphen" has the frequency of use of 0.0003% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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