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Rule "out of place (out-of-place) etc."

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Description: out of place (out-of-place) etc.
Message: Did you mean out-of-\4?
Category: Punctuation (ID: PUNCTUATION)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/hyphen/#hyphenated-phrases-with-more-than-one-hyphen
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • This is an out of place word.
    Correction suggestion: out-of-place
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • This word is out of place.
  • He's out of town till Monday, but please try to get a hold of his assistant at the number below to get a mailing address.
  • Eott's out of pocket expense
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: OUT_OF_PLACE [1]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-06-11 22:33:07 +0200)