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Should the Hyphen Stay in E-Mail?

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Should the Hyphen Stay in E-Mail?

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Should the Hyphen Stay in E-Mail?

Should the Hyphen Stay in E-Mail?

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Writer Roy Blount, Jr. explains why he thinks the hyphen should stay in the word e-mail. Recent guidance from Web stylesetters has been to streamline the term as email.