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hy•phen



Pronunciation: (hī'fun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hyphen.html on line 75 [key]
n.
a short line (-) used to connect the parts of a compound word or the parts of a word divided for any purpose.

v.t.
hyphenate.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hyphen.html on line 96 hyphema Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hyphen.html on line 104 hyphenate
See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hyphen.html on line 115 hyphen (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hyphen.html on line 117 hyphen (Encyclopedia)

 

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