hyphenation - Computer Definition
Breaking words that extend beyond the right margin. Software hyphenates words by matching them against a hyphenation dictionary or by using a built-in set of rules, or both. See discretionary hyphen.
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Variant of hyphenate
- to connect or separate by a hyphen
- to write or print with a hyphen
Origin: < the use of hyphens to separate job titles
- hyphenation noun
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