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American English: /ˈhaɪfən/
British English: /ˈhʌɪf(ə)n/

Translation of hyphen in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • The only quibble I have with the grammar of that prose is the use of a hyphen followed by a semi-colon in the final sentence.
    • For those who care: in one of last week's postings, I had linked loads and loads of words together with hyphens instead of spaces.
    • Outside the University in Mumbai is the greeting ‘wel-come’, with the two elements separated by a hyphen.
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