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|Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Dutch term or phrase: afbreken|
|Here are the definitions of 'hyphen' , and hence of the|
verb to hyphen or to hyphenate, in the Collins and Oxford dictionaries (not of Irish origin to my knowledge, Sven!)
Collins: "the punctuation mark used to separate syllables of a word between two consecutive lines".
Oxford: "to indicate the division of a word at the end of a line"
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break (off) / divide / split (up)
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break (off) / divide / split (up) words