- The inclusion of hyphens; especially, the correct locations of hyphens.
- Print the article without hyphenation if you're not sure where to put them.
hyphenation - Computer Definition
Variant of hyphenate
transitive verbhyphenated, hyphenating
- to connect or separate by a hyphen
- to write or print with a hyphen
a person who has more than one job or function, as in the film industry: a producer-director-writer is a Hollywood hyphenate
Origin of hyphenate; from the use of hyphens to separate job titles