What does hyphenation mean?

Definitions for hyphenation
hy·phen·ation

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hyphenation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. word division, hyphenation(noun)

    division of a word especially at the end of a line on a page

  2. hyphenation(noun)

    connecting syllables and words by hyphens

Wiktionary

  1. hyphenation(Noun)

    The inclusion of hyphens; especially, the correct locations of hyphens.

    Print the article without hyphenation if you're not sure where to put them.

How to pronounce hyphenation?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say hyphenation in sign language?

  1. hyphenation

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hyphenation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hyphenation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of hyphenation

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Translations for hyphenation

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  • হাইফেনBengali
  • dělení slovCzech
  • Silbentrennung, WorttrennungGerman
  • ενωτίκευσηGreek
  • separación silábicaSpanish
  • tavutusFinnish
  • césureFrench
  • տողադարձArmenian
  • sillabazioneItalian
  • გადატანაGeorgian
  • [[splitsing]] in [[lettergrepen]], woordsplitsing, woordafbrekingDutch
  • dzielenia wyrazówPolish
  • hifenizaçãoPortuguese
  • [[разбивка]] [[по]] [[слог, [[расстановка]] [[перенос, слогоделение, переносRussian

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