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hyphenize

[hahy-fuh-nahyz] /ˈhaɪ fəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), hyphenized, hyphenizing.
1.
Also, especially British, hyphenise.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; hyphen + -ize
Related forms
hyphenization, noun
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