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      n   a word processing function that assists the operator to identify automatically those words that can be hyphenated at the end of a line of text  
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hyphen  
      n  
1    the punctuation mark (-), used to separate the parts of some compound words, to link the words of a phrase, and between syllables of a word split between two consecutive lines of writing or printing  
      vb  
2    tr      another word for       hyphenate  
     (C17: from Late Latin (meaning: the combining of two words), from Greek huphen (adv) together, from hypo- + heis one)  


hyphen help  
      n   a word processing function that assists the operator to identify automatically those words that can be hyphenated at the end of a line of text  
soft hyphen  
      n   a hyphen, used in word processing to divide a word, which prints only when it appears at the end of a line,   (Also called)    optional hyphen  

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n.
someone to whom everybody is turning when they need advice, help
[Fam.]
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
n.
1. [Mil.] a pilot who comes in support of the leading aircraft. He is positionned besides and slightly behind the leading aircraft. 2. [Fig.] a person who helps a friend to approach potential partners
2. this meaning has been popularised by the TV series How I Met Your Mother
n.
any food, beverage, drug or activity that helps people feel more comfortable in social occasions
Ex: Having an alcohol beverage might be seen as a kind of social lubrificant as so far as it helps some peole overcome their shyness
n.
a detail-oriented document clearly outlining the objectives of the project like technical , terms and financial aspects of the software project .These software proposals helps the Business Professionals to automate routine tasks.
[Comp.]
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