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Hyphen

Hy´phen   Pronunciation: hī´fĕn
n.1.(Print.) A mark or short dash, thus [-], placed at the end of a line which terminates with a syllable of a word, the remainder of which is carried to the next line; or between the parts of many a compound word; as in fine-leaved, clear-headed. It is also sometimes used to separate the syllables of words.
v. t.1.To connect with, or separate by, a hyphen, as two words or the parts of a word.
[imp. & p. p. Hyphened ; p. pr. & vb. n. Hyphening.]
Noun1.hyphen - a punctuation mark (-) used between parts of a compound word or between the syllables of a word when the word is divided at the end of a line of text
Synonyms: dash
Verb1.hyphen - divide or connect with a hyphen; "hyphenate these words and names"
Synonyms: hyphenate
dash, hyphenate, spell, write
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