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Significado de “hyphen” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "hyphen" - Diccionario Inglés

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hyphennoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.fən/ us   /ˈhaɪ.fən/
B2 the symbol -, used to join two words together, or to show that a word has been divided into two parts at the end of one line and the beginning of the next: There are hyphens in "well-to-do".
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  • Where should I put the hyphen to break the word 'authority'?
  • There is a hyphen between the two names.
(Definition of hyphen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "hyphen" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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hyphennoun [C]

us   /ˈhɑɪ·fən/
the mark (-) used in writing to join two words together, or between the syllables of a word when it is divided at the end of a line of text
hyphenate
verb [T] us   /ˈhɑɪ·fəˌneɪt/
She hyphenates her first name, Anne-Marie.
(Definition of hyphen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “hyphen”
en coreano 하이픈…
en árabe شَرطة (-)…
in Malaysian tanda sengkang…
en francés trait d’union…
en ruso дефис…
en chino (tradicionál) 連字號…
en italiano trattino…
en turco tire (-), ara çizgi…
en polaco łącznik, kreseczka…
en español guión…
in Vietnamese dấu nối…
en portugués hífen…
in Thai เครื่องหมายยัติภังค์…
en alemán der Bindestrich…
en catalán guionet…
en japonés ハイフン(-)…
en chino (simplificado) 连字符…
in Indonesian garis pendek…
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“hyphen” in American English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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