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English definition of “hyphen”


noun [C]     /ˈhaɪfən/
B2 a mark (-) used to join two words together, or to show that a word has been divided and continues on the next line Punctuation
hyphenated adjective written with a hyphenPunctuation
(Definition of hyphen noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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